Use a consistent voice.

Do not switch between autobiography and third person. 

Once a writer begins writing one way, he or she should continue writing that way instead of switching back and forth. 



Incorrect Example

Correct Examples

Writers must beware of mistakes, such as when I shift my point of view. 

A writer must not shift his or her point of view. 


As a writer, I have learned I must not shift my point of view.