Seven Simple Habits of a Successful Christian Writer
1. Use your gift to worship God, writing is his gift to you.
2. Enjoy the adventure.
3. Keep learning from the pros—editors and published authors.
4. Keep pressing on—no one masters writing craft overnight.
5. Be open to options you may not have previously considered
6. Find a good agent.
7. Be prayerfully assertive.
(taken from Writing So Heaven Will Be Different published by Joyce Ellis)