Do you have the desire to create? To entertain?
Do you want to write a novel?
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What you're offering the universe is your unique form of magic, your story seen through your eyes and your own life experience. Even in our bizarre stories - suspense, ghost, even our serial killer stories - perhaps something we write will touch someone in a positive way.
And that's a good thing.
If you have questions, feel free to
If you want to write stories that touch others, learn everything you can, apply the techniques, and keep at it. Never give up, no matter how many rejections you might accumulate, no matter if family or friends scoff, no matter what.
As a former acquiring editor for a small press, I offer help to the aspiring author in two ways:
1) As a writing coach/consultant
2) To analyze your first chapter to help you turn a dull opening to a dynamic one.