Hi, MiMi, thanks so much for ordering my book! That truly means a great deal to me. In terms of the University of Georgia Press, my first memoir was published with them because it won the AWP Award Series in creative nonfiction. By winning the contest, I received a cash award plus "automatic" publication with the Univ. of Georgia Press. And now, yes, I received royalties, just as with any publisher. I love the GA Press! They're wonderful. All best wishes to you with your writing! And, again, thanks so much for your interest in my story! Sue
Hi MiMi! Welcome to the Southern Writers group. Please stop by and introduce yourself on the "Roll Call" discussion thread, and then just jump in and do what you like. Start a discussion, ask questions, or just tell us what you've been up to. We're a casual, friendly group :)
"Excellent advice, Brooke! Neither, may I add are book sites; all authors go there to promo books and that is fine but...it is comparable to going to a vacuum cleaners convention and trying to sell a vacuum cleaner."
The question of who gets to be a story teller and of whose stories are read and acknowledged is crucial–not just for women, but for men and for the way civil society as a whole is constructed.She Writes/She Reads: Women and the New World of…See More
"The question of who gets to be a story teller and of whose stories are read and acknowledged is crucial–not just for women, but for men and for the way civil society as a whole is constructed.
She Writes/She Reads: Women and the New World of…"