For those of you preparing to dive on in and join me in the query trenches, congratulations! You’re taking the first few steps of a long, long journey into what’ll hopefully be a fun, amazing, and fulfilling career in the publishing industry. But those first stumbling steps aren’t always easy; hitting “submit” and sending your … Continue reading Querying: A Comprehensive Guide On How To Survive In The Trenches.
You’ve done it — you’ve finished your very first manuscript! Now what? You’ve dreamt of getting a book deal for as long as you can remember. You’ve imagined what it would be like to see your characters on the big screen because doesn’t every good book get optioned for film rights? And damn it, you’ve written … Continue reading Publishing Horror Story: How I Dodged A Literary Bullet.