literart rejection

Can Literary Rejection Be a Good Thing?

It happened to Anne Frank’s The Diary of a Young Girl 15…
types of editors

A Field Guide to Different Types of Editors

Ask the general populace what a “book editor” does, and you’ll…
proofreading

Proofreading 101: What It Is, and Why You Need It

Page proofs…galley pages…typeset pages…first pass pages. Different…
start writing a book

How to Start Writing a Book: 14 Micro-Steps to Get You Going!

With all the complex information I’ve gathered about…

3 Roadbumps You’ll (Probably) Encounter When Writing a Book About Your Life

If I’ve said it once, I’ve said it a thousand times. If you…

How to “Write” a Book in a Weekend

It just happened again. An email landed in my inbox, claiming…

How Writing Blogs Can Sell Your Book

If you’re a first-time author, you may be surprised to learn…

A Tour of the Publishing World with Rob Kandell

Ready to throw in the towel because you’ve received 3 rejections?…

Three Signs that Writing Is Your Spiritual Path

If you’re anything like me, there’s a gift in the darkest…

Quick Quiz: Bad Timing…or Resistance in Disguise?

If you’re anything like, um, I don’t know, every writer I’ve…