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How to Use Writing Contests to Get Closer to a Publishing Contract

Filed in The Writing Life by on August 30, 2016 0 Comments • views: 561
How to Use Writing Contests to Get Closer to a Publishing Contract

This post first appeared on “Writers and Authors” as part of a book tour for “Loreena’s Gift.” Before I starting getting publishing contracts, I spent a lot of years writing and trying to become a better writer. A lot of years. I submitted to some publishers and agents along the way, but what really helped […]

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How to Turn Disappointing Nonevents Into Opportunities

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How to Turn Disappointing Nonevents Into Opportunities

Jennifer was over the moon. Her book had been picked up by a publisher that she admired. She never thought she’d see one of her books with this publisher’s logo on the title page, but now it was going to happen. Finally, all her hard work had paid off! Two years later, Jennifer was on […]

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