Writing From The Edge: Trembling Your Way to Publication - Jill Nagle
A few nights ago in the final class of the third incarnation of the Book Proposal Boot Camp, we reviewed parts of one author’s proposal and all concurred: Though her author bio and marketing analysis sections sparkled, her overview rambled and failed to clearly convey the power of her book’s message.
Book Review: The Sound of Paper - Catherine Franz
She splits her year between New York City and Arizona. Ihave been a fan since her first book and especially enjoyed"The Artist Way. " I like to believe that I was one of thefirst to devour it page by page, exercise by exercise.
The Facts of a Writer's Life - Mridu Khullar
So, you dream of becoming a famous writer? You want to get that article on paper as soon as possible and see it published. You've got great ideas for a book that you'll be starting any day now.
Turn Writer's Blocks Into Stepping Stones! - Steven Barnes
Years ago at a presentation at the UCLA Extension Writer’s Program, I promised an audience to teach them to conquer this beast once and for all. Later, another instructor approached me and said “why did you say that to those people?
Christian comic books or just another Niche - Gideon Olade
Christian comic book, auto racing, skateboarding, soccer, math or “clothed female superheroes” can all be considered a comic book niche. I call them a comic book niche because these comic books would be made to appeal to or meet the needs to a certain group of people.
Proposal Writing Strategies - DJ Nelson
There are two main reasons to write a business proposal. Either someone has invited you to submit a RFP (Request for Proposal); or you are trying to gain support or funding from your employer or another organization.
Publishing Your Book - Matt Crazoner
Format Your Manuscript for the Publishing FirmIf you want to publish your novel, you must present yourmanuscript in the accepted format or else it may never seethe light of the day. You have to make sure that you fulfillall the requirements and expectations of the publishingagent.
Books Can Fill the Spiritual Well - Chris Robertson
Over the years, I have had the opportunity to speak to clergy from a variety of Christian denominations. Early on, it came as a surprise to me that members of the clergy sometimes find themselves at a loss about how to add inspiration to their sermons, how to best counsel their lay leaders, and how to best utilize the seniors in their congregations.
12 Ways to Research a Historical Novel - Ann Roscopf Allen
Whether you are fictionalizing historical events or making up your own story, attention to detail can determine whether your novel is credible to history buffs or if they’ll give it a pass. Read about the general history of the locale where your story is set, so you have some context for your story.