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When deadlines allow, I love to muse on all things publishing. I share tips, tricks and stories to make your path easier + more fun!
Let’s talk about you and your book proposal for a moment. When you dream of making your book happen, do you get stuck somewhere between “Hell yeah!” and “Help!” ? Did you peek at Your Big Beautiful Book Plan, feel a rush of yes! — and then put the idea aside for later? Does writing the perfect book proposal […]
If you’re like me, you laughed and did a double take when you first saw the title of Augusten Burroughs’ memoir Running with Scissors. Talk about a catchy visual and name. Who could not pick that book up when strolling through the aisles in Barnes & Noble; the title practically grabbed us by the necks and defied […]