Archive for September 2013

STEP FOUR: Starting A Writing Career: Markets

Sep 19th, 2013 | By

  No writer’s introduction to producing material for publication would be complete without a thorough grounding in finding target markets.  In the majority of cases a piece will be written with a specific target market in mind, rather than producing something willy-nilly in the hope that some editor will look favourably on it.  In the

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COMPASS BOOKS SUBMISSION GUIDELINES

Sep 15th, 2013 | By

New Opportunities for Writers Imprint Submission Guidelines for’ How-To Write’ Books Commissioning Editor – Suzanne Ruthven At Compass Books we are looking for creative writing books that are instructional and entertaining, by authors that are widely published in their genre, and who tutor at popular conferences and workshops.  It would also be a mistake to

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STEP 3: Compass Books Writing Course

Sep 12th, 2013 | By

Where do I start? Fact or Fiction?   Most budding writers when they start out have an ambition to be writers of fiction and become authors of a best-selling novel.  When we begin to explore the possibilities of a writing career it’s always a good idea to examine every avenue before concentrating on one particular

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