I was grappling with my greatest dilemma … Do I really need an agent? … Do I know enough about the publishing industry to go it alone? … Is it worth paying an agent a percentage of my contract?… Can an agent help my Publishing career?
The pros and cons swum round my writer’s brain [...]
A children’s publisher requested Josh and the It, my kids’ sci-fi chapter book I turned a query letter into a request for my manuscript. How?
For the last month I’ve researched children’s publishers, pouring over the writer’s bible, Australian Writers Marketplace, and publisher’s websites including their submission guidelines. I discovered my manuscript was too short [...]
Welcome. You are entering the inner sanctums of my writing workspace. Where the seeds to my stories are cultivated, nurtured and grown to their full maturity.
Let me be your guide.
1. Gallery of Dreams (top) … My focus is to become Published. Each framed picture represents the title and cover of a completed (or [...]
My Book Proposal is almost completed, ready to send to a publisher next week. Now which one do I send it to?
I’m thumbing through the Australian Writers Marketplace in the Publishers Section, searching for Publishers that I’ll have the highest chance of hitting the mark.
Publishers that will:-
• Accept submissions in my genre [...]