"I just received a confirmation! It says: "Thank you for your submission to the Young Adult Novel Contest. We will be in touch if anything comes up in processing your materials; watch She Writes for the winners to be announced on January…"
"I´ve also sent everything in yesterday, incl. my payment reference number etc. to firstname.lastname@example.org. - still no reply or confirmation :( I´m a bit worried, so I´ve sent another e-mail early in the morning - just…"
I did wait until I sold the book, and that was too late. My one suggestion to anyone who is serious about publishing a book is to get yourself on the internet network: blog, twitter, forums (VK, facebook, She Writes, Turning Point).
Build your fan base by reviewing books, interviewing authors or agents or your neighbor's dog.
Keep in mind the kind of writing you do and tailor your presence to that.
I've been skinny. And, even when I was "skinny" - the "skinny" jeans would not have looked good. Period. That is because I have these curves which requires taking a mirror into the dressing room and making sure that the pair on pants (ESPECIALLY…See More
Travelling everywhere by car is not possible and is also not good for the environment. However, one can solve the problem by switching to conventional bike but then also the problem of pollution and harm to the environment persists. In case if you…See More