7 Strategies for Revising Your Novel

7 Strategies for Revising Your Novel By: Guest Column You’ve done it: typed The End. Those two wonderful words mark your graduation from always-wanted-to-write-a-novel to someone-who-did. Congratulations. Other ideas might be cooking away in the back of your brain, making you eager to start a new project. Often, this is where the spirit wanes as … More 7 Strategies for Revising Your Novel

8 Tips to Keep in Your Mind When Seeking Book Reviews

8 Tips to Keep in Your Mind When Seeking Book Reviews Our thanks to literary publicist Claire McKinney for this guest contribution! When I worked for publishing houses in New York City there was a debate about book review coverage: Does seeking book reviews really sell books?  The answer is sometimes yes and sometimes no, … More 8 Tips to Keep in Your Mind When Seeking Book Reviews

Tools Of The Trade

LETTER FOR PTP2   TOOLS OF THE TRADE   Good writers keep some vital tools handy when plying their trade.  It is now easier than ever to get aid with punctuation, spelling, and vocabulary.   For those that prefer the classic modes a collegiate dictionary (often the older the better) or even the cumbersome unabridged … More Tools Of The Trade