• Fall 2018,  Five Minute Friday,  FMF 31-Day Challenge 2018

    Day 20: Audience

    This month, I’m participating in a Five Minute Friday challenge called “31 Days of Five Minute Free Writes,” responding to a one-word prompt for five minutes each day in October. Click here to join in! As a writer, I’ve read and heard a lot about building a “platform.” If a writer aspires to write, publish, and sell books nowadays, he or she has to work at building an online presence and accumulating followers so that when a book comes out, there will be an eager audience ready and willing to buy it. Right now, I am in school, and I don’t have a lot of time to put into platforming. I post…