Meet Author’s Assistant Melissa Hermann

- by BlogMistress

I think my favorite moment as an Author’s Assistant came when an author I work for declared, “You keep me out of the loony bin!” How could that statement NOT make my day? It makes me feel not only valuable, but like some kind of extremely specialized Author M.D. I can’t help out with your […]

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Submit, submit, submit

- by Victoria Janssen

My favorite advice, to both new writers and experienced writers, is “if you don’t submit, it won’t sell,” and “don’t make the editor’s decision for her.” It sounds obvious, doesn’t it? If you don’t submit the story or novel, it’s a sure thing no one will buy it. Unless, of course, you have a stalker […]

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One of Those Days

- by Elaine Isaak

Every writer has *those* days sometimes.  Those days when the words don’t flow, when we’re waiting to hear from an agent or editor before we can move on, when we have time we want to use for writing, but no pressing project– or no idea how to press forward on the project at hand! It can […]

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Meet Publicist Rebecca T. Crowley, Part 2

- by BlogMistress

Look Around: Web 2.0. Ain’t Going Anywhere By Rebecca T. Crowley Those around me know that it is my personal mission to turn the world onto social marketing one person at a time. Even if you are a complete Luddite, I have no doubt that after a short time of working with me that you, […]

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