What makes a good AuthorThe hallmarks of a good author
But like Mary Poppins said, a scoop of sugars makes the drugs go down. Can you tell me what makes a good author's biography? Words'About the Author' require you to write your biography in the third party. Taking a less intimate rapprochement, you will be less boastful when you are listing all your pertinent services.
Much less an imbecile if you enumerate your troubles. And by its stratagem, your author is organic all about you, right? Whilst you are certainly the theme of the biography, it needs less to be spelled out in a "look at me" way, and from a "that's what I have to give the reader" view.
Add only those pieces of information that are personally identifiable to the text you are accompanying. Sure, you may well have won the diskus toss at your high schools sport days, but how is that pertinent to the author/reader ratio (unless your product is titled the Airborne Adventures of Derek the Discus)? They will want to know why they should be reading your stories about another author, and it's up to you to show them.
Was this other author, at the tender of 15, a winner of local disk bronze before he wrote a discus-related play of fait? You just need to keep it pertinent. When your letter has won any prizes then these are forever useful organic feed, but other completions should be employed or exempted according to the mate.
How about your references in form? Again, if your grad is pertinent, throw that jerk in. For example, a Master's course in Computer Science might be mentioned in a large part of your author's biography, as the spirit of man pervades many topics. So, you have an image of what should be contained, but how exactly do you enclose all this?
Whereas an image of the structures can easily be derived from the biographies of other writers, a general overview might look something like this: Except you are one of those happy narcissist, your author will probably have a burden to you. Don't wiggle and pull on the author Bio-Tooth for a few extra nights - strap him to your friend's trailer hitch and get them to strike the slush.