Tips for aspiring authors?

Whew! A lot to do, then. You ask for them like you did when you created this thread. Just make sure you don’t go making new threads willy-nilly, do a search of the CoG forums first to see if someone already had the same question.
You’ve already gotten some great links and advice before I had a chance to respond again, so I will just suggest a couple more you might want to check out. :relaxed:

Here are some useful writing tip resources:

A place to find other works in progress (WIPs) and upload your own when the time comes, if you’d like: