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Writing and publishing ones work as an e-book may seem like the hardest part, and it is hard, especially for beginning writers (even experienced ones can find it difficult), but it is the promotion that presents the most challenge. 1,291 responses to how to write a book - the short honest truth sara k december 16, 2015 at 11:02 am permalink great and motivating article i am writing a book for the first time and i really want to feature you. So many writers focus on the body of their book - the key points they'll use to express their argument, which case studies would work, which experts to quote, etc - that they forget about. Step five: set up a writing schedule and daily goals this is the most important part of writing your book you can't write only when you feel inspired or motivated.
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