If you are thinking about self publishing, you have to be prepared to sweat yourself.
15 percent of your success comes from your technical skill. The other 85% comes from how well you deal with people.
If you were one of those people who were born with an ear for language and telling a story, I greatly envy you.
There are many tools that can help you achieve your goals. They simplify the working process of any writer and allow him to be more productive.
Boosting your word count without adding in fluff.
Harness the power of mythology in your writing (Star Wars, Harry Potter, and the Lord of the Rings all do)