A writer must write.
Give away, post on Facebook, Tweet, blog and yes sell. It’s possible to get your words out there.
Looking for a place to sell your work?
Check out the markets listed at Brainstorms & Bylines and NewPages. I bet they have a place for just about every writer.
Connect with other writers. Find writing prompts.
Go to 100 Word Challenge for Grownups or Five Sentence Fiction or Describi. There you’ll find prompts and story games to stir your creative juices.