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What Publishers are Saying About Publishing

I was pleased to sit in on the panel “The Evolving Face of Publishing” with Jen Talty of Cool Gus, Jason Huddle of Comfort Publishing, and Mike Simpson of Second Wind Publishing. They shared with the audience some thoughts about publishing … Continue reading

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The New Novel: Self Published Novels

With the advent of mobile readers like the Kindle and the Nook, there is now more than ever a plethora of reading material available…much of it from self published authors. I’ve read quite a few excellent novels (the best so … Continue reading

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TMI – Editing Erotica

Yesterday I had to cancel a project. The client wasn’t thrilled about it, but honestly, they misrepresented the project. The job was presented simply as a fictional novel that needed a final edit. I happily started working on it and … Continue reading

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Editing Checklist for a Fictional Book

I can’t remember where I found this checklist (if you are the author, please let me know). I’ve started giving this checklist to clients of fiction, so they can see quickly comments regarding their work. Of course, I always write … Continue reading

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Freelance Writing at Minimum Wage (or less)

I can’t tell you how many times I’ve been asked to write a 75-100 page ebook in less than a week. Usually the fee for such a gargantuan task is anywhere from $50-$250. I do suppose it can be done … Continue reading

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Find Freelance Writing Jobs

Elance: http://www.elance.com Bid on jobs at ELANCE. Jobs for writers, graphic designers, and computer geeks are offered here by various companies and individuals. You set up your profile and portfolio and search for jobs in your area, then bid on them. Basic $9.95 … Continue reading

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