With book sales reportedly on the up, (+17% last week) and possibly more time on your hands this is the time to be writing your first, second or third novel.
At The Novelry we are offering support to those self-isolating with discounts on our flagship courses. If you have a novel-in-waiting, this is your moment.
For authors whose 'other' livelihoods have been affected by the current Coronavirus crisis there is a special contingency fund available via The Society of Authors.
For authors who have published a novel, it's probably time to get back on the horse. We're here to help.
We have all heard of the 'enfant terrible' of the second novel.
The much-feared 'Second Novel Syndrome' bodes not so much a happy ending as a marked drop in sales leading down the garden path to the midden of the mid-career sag. (See this blog for details.) One is supposed to anticipate much wailing and gnashing of teeth in the author's kitchen as indifferent, scant reviews...