Writing a book proposal is definitely one of the most intimidating tasks that writers have to face. It’s even more of a beast for non-fiction books! You have to create a package that attracts a publisher’s attention and then actually sell them on the idea of your book.
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There is a common myth that’s associated with fiction writers – that myth is that they don’t play well with others. After all, fiction writers are creators of their own worlds. They are all essentially gods over those worlds. Most of us are perfectly content sitting in front of our keyboards while Read more [...]
Simplicity can be a driving force in life. It comes with many benefits. The problem is that today’s society tends to link simplicity with laziness, which couldn’t be further from the truth. In most cases, the simplest method is often the most efficient – although that’s not always the case.
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As a writer, you’re going to find yourself getting feedback from a lot of different sources. An agent might love your plot, but feels that your characters fall flat. An editor might like the characters but finds your voice lacking. As you receive all of this different feedback from all of these different Read more [...]
After finishing the first draft of my fifth novel, I can attest to the fact that it gets much easier with practice. The reason is that while most people understand the basics of how to write a book, we all have human tendencies that follow us when we first start writing. In short, we make things much Read more [...]