Monthly Archives: April 2013

Those little extras that pay off dividends – one day. Part 3

Talking of lists and things that aid you in preparing your book, as detailed in Part 1 and Part 2 of these guides, there are other things that are essential for the writer to do that will make his/her life … Continue reading

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Those little extras that pay off dividends – one day. Part 2

So, now it is time to think about the other stuff that you will need to sell your book to a publisher or agent. Firstly and most importantly, GIVE THEM WHAT THEY HAVE ASKED FOR. Nothing more, nothing less. No … Continue reading

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Those little extras that pay off dividends – one day. Part 1

If, like me, you are a bit of “things need to be put in the right place” kind of chap, or chapess, then I have some handy tips for your note book and computer record keeping. Now, I know right now many … Continue reading

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The Taste of Constructive Feedback

Well, here I am again in that space where I am reliant on my friends’ honest opinions on the 6th draft of Fendrel’s Tale Volume 1, The One Who Will Come. It is a truly wonderful, yet at the same time painful … Continue reading

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