This morning I read an article by a successful literary agent whose blog I follow, and it really got under my skin. In it, the author cautioned both published and pre-published writers that they need to find out what readers want from them–and give it to them, end of story. 370 more words
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Publishing has become a sensationalized industry. Journalists love to write about the death of the business, while those of us in it know it’s a multi-billion dollar industry that’s doing just fine, thanks. 580 more words
It’s the silence. It’s terrible.
Regrettably, I didn’t make this claim but an eminent novelist I know.
He was referring to the work of the writer: you sit alone in your room for years on end, then, with more than a little luck, the book is published, before…silence. 352 more words