You have been writing for a while now, and you feel that attending a writing conference can help you get to know some people in the industry and offer you additional insight into what this type of career entails. How can you choose the right conference to attend? Writing conferences can vary greatly in content,… Continue reading Choosing a writing conference
You have been working on your writing for a while now, and you feel that it’s finally time to try to get your work out there to the public. Should you publish under a pseudonym? If you are just starting out and haven’t had any of your work head out into the world just yet,… Continue reading Should you write under a pseudonym?
You have been writing for a while now, and you feel that you are finally at the stage where you have a piece worth marketing. However, to do this you will need to get someone interested in your work. This is where the basic elevator pitch can come into play. You may have heard of… Continue reading Elevator pitch basics
You consider yourself to be a writer, but you realize that you are still at the very beginning of your career. You don’t have work out there that’s bringing in too many new followers, and you don’t have devoted fans writing to tell you how amazing your pieces are. How can you begin to establish… Continue reading Creating your platform
Writing can be a very personal endeavor, and it can be easy to keep your work under wraps until you think it’s perfect. However, there’s a good chance that you might never find it this way, and sharing your writing could actually help you make it better. It’s important to remember that your writing is… Continue reading Having confidence in your writing
You want to write in order to share a story with the world. While it would be nice to put yourself out there and have your work be well-received by all who can get their hands on it, it’s more likely that some people will better suited to being your readers than others. The group… Continue reading Choosing an audience
You have put in the time to write, rewrite, edit, and perfect a piece of writing. You have had others look it over, and you have listened to their feedback. You feel that your story is relevant and that people will really be interested in reading it. You think it’s time to seek out a… Continue reading Finding a publishing house to submit to