If You Build It, Will They Come?

Interesting thoughts from Joan Hall today on Story Empire. Building it does require more than just building…

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Hello SE Readers. Joan here today.

In the 1989 film Field of Dreams, Kevin Costner’s character, Ray Kinsella, begins to hear voices. “If you build it, he will come.” Those of us familiar with the movie know Ray plows up part of his cornfield to build a baseball diamond in hopes of communicating with his deceased father.

Several long-deceased players who were banned from baseball due to the 1919 “Black Sox Scandal” show up and begin to play ball. Ray’s father eventually comes, along with tens of thousands of people to see this “field of dreams.”

I’m not here to talk baseball today (although I am a big fan of the game) but about writing and promotion.

You have a dream. You want to become a published author. You’ve built the perfect website—even hired a professional designer to give it a unique look. And…

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