How do you write successfully?

7 Tips for More Effective WritingPractice your craft. You can’t do something well unless you do it badly first — and that begins with practice. Challenge yourself. Write about topics that interest to you, but don’t forget to dabble in new stuff, as well. Be yourself. Don’t write like an idiot. Start small. Don’t give up. Learn to pitch your pieces.

What basic things does a novelist need?

The Ten Most Important Things Every Writer Needs to KnowBeware the romantic haze. Ignore, disregard, combat, quash, or by any means at your disposal destroy nagging self-doubts. Nothing but the truth. Don’t take advice. Don’t worry about your mistakes. Know your audience. Your family and friends are not your audience. Read everything you can.

Can anyone become a novelist?

The truth is, anyone can become a writer. With that being said, you want to remember that it does not happen overnight. Even the best writers had to start somewhere before they became successful. It does take a lot of hard work and dedication.