Authors, Writers, Publishers, and Book Readers
I think what many authors tend to either forget or not realize in the first place is that publishing is a business. With any business, there are rules, regulations, and requirements for those who want to be employed. Writers sometimes don’t do their homework. I admit, I didn’t, but in time I learned the rules, and am still learning.
When applying for a job, there are…Continue
Added by Stephen Lawrence Brayton on October 19, 2012 at 7:06am — No Comments
Rick Robinson, Sunny Frazier, and Sparkle Abbey.
Three authors (four actually since SA is actually two collaborators) to whom I must give credit for making me think about this week’s blog. Let me explain.
Many moons ago, I met Sunny Frazier, Oak Tree Press’ acquisition editor, at the Killer Nashville conference. She was personable, open, friendly and we…Continue
Added by Stephen Lawrence Brayton on October 12, 2012 at 7:20am — No Comments
There’s an old joke with a few variations but each has a similar theme. One example of the joke might be: A woman wants to vacuum the living room. Taking the vacuum out of the closet, she notices the disarray of the shoes. Kneeling down to straighten the shoes, she spies a stain in her favorite coat. She takes the coat to the kitchen where she keeps the stain remover and sees the pile of bills on the table. Forgetting the coat, she sits down to pay the bills but realizes she hasn’t balanced…Continue
Added by Stephen Lawrence Brayton on October 5, 2012 at 7:37am — No Comments