On Writing: Niche Writing

Beginning writers who have ambition but don’t have fans or followers usually ask how can I develop an audience? The answer I found most often is niche writing, find a niche market that has a fan-base, a community that you can access, write for it and they will follow you and become your initial fans, a group that you can point to when writing an agent or publisher and tell them, you have an audience. In theory that sounds very logical and even…