The Literary Mercenary
When I first decided I was going to write fiction for a living I was 14 years old. It seemed like a simple enough career path, honestly; you write stories, get them published, and keep doing that until you have a huge catalog of books under your belt.
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Blackheath Dawn: A Place For Writers To Get The Help They Need
Starting out in the writing field isn't easy. There are all sorts of traps and tricks waiting to snare and discourage you, which is why it's a good idea to read up on what you should be wary of. Blackheath Dawn is a great site for writers of all levels, giving insight on craft, links to competitions, and offering publishing services as well.