The first obvious step in becoming a successfully published author (self-published or traditional) is to write a good book. It seems pretty obvious really, but what makes a good book? 1,021 more words
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One thing that has changed everything in the Publishing Industry is the willingness of self-published authors to share with others the ins and out, the experience learned by hands on doing, and the pitfalls to be wary of in publishing. 269 more words
Most Common Writing Mistakes: Do Readers See Your Characters the Way You Want Them To?
The wrong choice of just a single word can be enough to give readers a completely different (and, from the writer’s viewpoint, wrong) perspective of a character. 754 more words
My investigation into rescuers who buy dogs from breeders at auctions is on the front page of today’s Washington Post print edition.
This story is based on hundreds of documents provided by an industry insider and additional open-records documents from numerous states, and more than 60 in-person, phone and email interviews with rescuers, breeders, animal advocates and auctioneers. 129 more words