The most important tip is to overcome your resistance to the very idea of marketing and selling your book of poems. Most poets and writers… Read More »5 Ways to Market and Sell Your Poetry Book
What makes writing good? Who gets to judge what "good writing" is? What can we learn from examples of good writing from successful writers? Let's look at a few short excerpts from professional authors and find out!
Why was your book proposal or manuscript rejected by the editor, publisher, or literary agent? These common reasons for rejection are from a panel of book industry professionals at a recent writer's conference. These tips will help you get published by showing you what not to do.
Deep down…or maybe even right at the surface where everyone can see…you wish you were a writer. A real writer. But how do you overcome those feelings of not being good enough? Good news! I have three tips to help you overcome those “I’m not good enough to be a writer” demons.
Asking for feedback on your writing is hard for most writers. Getting feedback on your memoir — the most personal form of writing — can be downright painful! How do you ask for and receive feedback on your personal life story? These tips will help you accept both criticism and praise with equal amounts of grace.