9 Famous #Authors Rejected by Publishers

I have been submitting my manuscript to agents over the past few months so I thought this was a great post to reblog from  Bridget Whelan Writer to include on my site. Enjoy. Bridget Whelan Writer 9 famous authors rejected by publishers (comfort for emerging writers) I enjoyed reading the article published by The Writers Circle website about famous […]

Rebecca Whitney: The Liar’s Chair & Traditional Publishing

Author interview: Rebecca Whitney Readers are being treated this winter to a new wave of thrillers coming mostly from the UK. One of these exciting new writers is Rebecca Whitney, whose debut novel The Liar’s Chair, was published by Mantle, an imprint of Macmillan, on January 15th. The novel was featured in the prestigious Sunday […]

Tips for Pitching to Literary Agents at a Writers’ Conference

I’m thrilled to have Jeri Walker-Bickett as my guest blogger today. She’s given us an incredibly informative post on pitching to literary agents.Welcome Jeri! Attending a live pitching session shows agents a devotion to craft and a higher likelihood that the writer can deliver a polished manuscript. Submitting a written query may be less daunting, […]

To e- or not to e- That is the Question (orig. post Feb 9th)

To e- or not to e- that is the question: Whether ’tis Nobler for the novel to suffer The trends and whims of publishing world fortune, Or to e-Book, instead of a Sea of Submissions, And by virtual means, end them…   To e-publish or not? Strictly speaking it’s to self-publish or not that’s the […]