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Novel Writing Workshops (Online) - Next Session begins (to be determined)
A listing of African American Book Stores from all over the US.
Article Why Advertise On-line - An article on the benefits of on-line advertising
Glossary of Publishing Terms: from Acquisition Editor and Advance to Wholesaler and Word of Mouth, you'll find the definition of scores of publishing terms.
A list of Internet Terms and Definitions. If you are going to use the Internet as you might as well learn at least a few of the technical terms.
Chuck Sambuchino (Editor)
No matter what you're writing--fiction or nonfiction, books for kids or adults--you need a literary agent to secure a book deal. The 2013 Guide to Literary Agents is your essential resource for finding that literary agent--without fear of being scammed--and getting your book published. This new, updated edition of GLA includes: (Read More)
This Year You
Write Your Novel
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Pub. Date: April 2007
Format: Hardcover, 113pp
Publisher: Little, Brown & Company
"With Mosley as instructor, how can your novel go wrong?" —Library Journal
No more excuses. "Let the lawn get shaggy and the paint peel from the walls," bestselling novelist Walter Mosley advises. Anyone can write a novel now, and in this essential book of tips, practical advice, and wisdom, Walter Mosley promises that the writer-in-waiting can finish it in one year. Intended as both inspiration and instruction, the book provides the tools to turn out a first draft painlessly and then revise it into something finer. Mosley tells how to: - Create a daily writing regimen to fit any writer's needs-- and how to stick to it. - Determine the narrative voice that's right for every writer's style. - Get past those first challenging sentences and into the heart of a story.
Further resources on writing and publishing:
Magazines devoted to or supportive of AA Literature. An AALBC web site which lists magazines which accept submissions for publication including Poetry, and short stories.
Writers Guild of America Agency listings, TV & film industry news.
Nebraska Center for Writers - This site has an excellent and well-organized collection of links to writing-related articles from all over internet on a wide variety of topics.
Inkspot - Large site for writers with links to help writers network with other writers: associations, mailing lists, publishers lists, agent lists and lists of writing contests on internet
Gotham Writers' Workshop A resource for classes and information on writing
Journalism Job Listings J-Jobs is a service to the journalism community provided by the University of California at Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism.
The Write Jobs -- Job Listings The Write Jobs is a job board which maintains listings of current employment opportunities for those with writing skills. Positions listed will include journalism positions, editor positions, staff writing positions, freelance writing positions, positions involving technical writing etc.
All About eBooks learn about this important development, which promises to change the entire publishing industry!
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