Writing Roundup, May 9

The Business of Writing | Craft | Fiction | Freelancing | Platform | Money The Business of Writing Erotic Romance Writer Outed: Did you hear about Judy Mays? She is a high school teacher, and some parents found out her pseudonym and decided she wasn’t fit to teach their kids. Most disagreed, and she is Read More …

Writing Roundup, April 18

The Business of Writing | Craft | Fiction | Freelancing | Platform | Money The Business of Writing Brainstorming Non-Bookstore Sales: If you don’t sell your book in a bookstore, where can you sell it? And why? Publishing Your Book Digitally: Some things to think about when you consider self-publishing. Book Publisher Challenges: Discounters: How Read More …

Writing Roundup, April 4

The Business of Writing | Craft | Fiction | Freelancing | Platform | Money The Business of Writing Guest Post by Mark Coker, Creator of Smashwords: J.A. Konrath hosts the creator of Smashwords. Coker provides some interesting insight into self-publishing. The First Ever Write It Sideways Blogging Contest: Here is a nice opportunity to get Read More …

Writing Roundup, February 9

The Business of Writing | Craft | Fiction | Freelancing | Platform | Money The Business of Writing Agent Jon Sternfeld on a Handful of Writing Don’ts: This piece is targeted toward novel queries, but there is guidance for anyone writing a query or finished piece. Avoiding Negative Responses to Your Book Pitch: The first Read More …