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That depends on your definition of an author. Anyone who writes could be considered an author. But it sounds like your definition is implying that an author is someone who writes and publishes professionally. If that's the case, then yes, having the standard things like pen/paper and an idea are important. But you also have to have dedication, ...
To answer the title, you need: paper pen or pencil Story to tell Reader(s) to read your story. To become great author, you also need publisher more loads of readers
No. You do not need to be a phylosopher in order to be a novel author. It's not about your childhood or your upbringing. But it is realy about what you want to achieve and that all depends on your phylosophy and how you tell your story
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