Unless you’re famous or somehow remarkable, your sample chapters are the only chance you have to get your book published. Therefore you must submit the best example of your writing that you can — even if it requires writing, editing, revising, and even throwing out everything you wrote only to start fresh.
Are you writing a Christian nonfiction book? Then you need to write a book proposal that appeals to literary agents, acquisitions editors, publishing boards, and… Read More »The Nonfiction Book Proposal That Won Me a Publishing Contract
These tips on how to pitch a query letter to magazine editors will help you structure your writing and get your articles published. Querying and… Read More »How to Pitch a Query Letter to Magazine Editors
Can visualization and vision boards help writers get published? Yes, say some successful writers. Here’s how writing and the law of attraction can make you a… Read More »How the Law of Attraction Can Help You Become a Better Writer
These quotations from published authors on the dreaming and writing process is a follow-up from my article, How Dreaming at Night Inspires Famous Writers.
First, a writing quip:
“There are two kinds of [successful] writers: those that make you think, and those that make you wonder.” – Brian Aldiss.
You can use your dreams – both night dreams and daydreams – to make you think and wonder, and make you a better writer! The following quotations from published authors about dreaming at night are from Writers Dreaming: 26 Writers Talk About Their Dreams and the Creative Process by Naomi Epel…Read More »Writers Dreams – How Do Dreams Affect the Writing Process?