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5 Steps to POWER Writing

Many new writers think of writing as a hobby, something they do in their spare time to entertain themselves. And that’s okay. But if you want to take your writing to the next level — the level that earns readers and money — you must look at writing as a business. Even if you hold down a full-time job doing something else and want to build a part-time writing career, you must approach writing as a for-profit business. You need to be a Working Writer — just like most of the authors you enjoy and want to emulate. I’ve been a Working Writer for more than 50 years and I am most happy to share what I’ve learned with you...
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Welcome to the Working Writer Blog

First, let me say that I’m not DAVE Ramsey, guru of how to be debt free. Same surname, Ramsey, probably means we have some common ancestors…but then everyone does. And I’m certainly not debt free. Not even after authoring more than 100 books in a writing career that spans over half a century. I do have more hair than Dave does, if that counts. I’m DAN Ramsey and I have been fortunate enough to build a prolific career as an author of everything from books to magazine articles to children’s literature, product manuals, advertising copy, news, marketing collateral, and more on dozens of interesting topics. I once calculated that there are more than a million copies of books I’ve written in the world — none...
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