The Bu$iness of Writing
Because writing is a passion… but publishing
is a business. An
intense one-day workshop for writers who
are serious about getting published.
What You’ll Learn: * What
the markets are like today *
to think like an agent or editor * What
to expect from an agency or publishing contract * How
to navigate self-publishing – and how to determine whether self-publishing is
right for you * How
to build your platform * What
rejection really means and how to handle it gracefully * How
to avoid common mistakes * How to stand out as a pro, even if you’ve
never been published
receive a free, personal critique of your work, include ONE of the following
with your registration:
* A 1-page query letter OR * A 1- to 3-page synopsis OR * The first 5 pages of your novel (or the first 5 pages of any
chapter of your nonfiction book)
Registration, payment and materials
must be received one week prior to the workshop. Materials and your personal
critique will be returned at the workshop.
To be notified via email when the next Bu$iness of Writing seminar is scheduled, fill out the contact form with "Seminar info" in the subject line.
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