Don’t Wait to Write Your Book

Photo by Aaron Burden on Unsplash

Recently, I had to turn down three lovely authors-to-be for the same mistake.

These authors had all waited until retirement to write their book.

And while that might seem advantageous — you have time, likely an empty nest, and possibly spare cash — it’s actually one of the biggest mistakes you can make.

--

--

--

I help entrepreneurs, experts and thought leaders create book proposals that sell to major publishers. I also run marathons, save senior dogs and love the Mets.

Love podcasts or audiobooks? Learn on the go with our new app.

Recommended from Medium

I am interested in this site.

How Can a New Writer Get Things Moving on Medium ?

A Step by Step Guide to Writing Short & Concise, Punchy but Also to the Point, While Also Using…

I am now a writer, here’s to 200.

About Me — Katie Grant

155 Ways Writers Can Earn Money

How to Spin a Single Topic into a Dozen Different Articles

The sweet seductive taste of negativity

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Meghan Stevenson

Meghan Stevenson

I help entrepreneurs, experts and thought leaders create book proposals that sell to major publishers. I also run marathons, save senior dogs and love the Mets.

More from Medium

I Might Need A Break From Writing

Bluebells

To write or not to write

Adventures in Memoirland — Day 8: Aperitif, Main, and Dessert

Jaffa cake and biscuit closeup.