With all of the changes that are happening in the world as we dive headfirst in to 2017 I’ve started to inventory my needs as a writer. My name for this project is the MVW or Minimum Viable Writer. This is a play on the idea of a “minimum viable product” that is popular in the culture of tech startups. It’s an idea rooted in the concept of doing as little as needed to launch a product or service. The goal is to let the market decide if it will be profitable before investing too much time and money into it.
With this in mind I started to think about what are the minimum resources needed to write and publish. So let’s start with some definitions.
This is how I define what makes up a MVW:
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