Writing is the Easy Part

Writing a book or story, while not as easy as the title would imply, is definitely the fun part. The work is in editing and rewriting, composing query letters/synopsis pages/ blurbs, researching agents and editors, investigating traditional versus self-publishing routes, marketing your work, finding beta readers…. that’s the real meat of the work of being any sort … More Writing is the Easy Part

Handy Dandy Submission Guideline Database

Useful and easy to navigate submission guideline database. I use this when I am searching for a market for one of my short stories.  This database saves me the trouble of going to every single magazine or e-zine site individually and finding their submission guidelines.  It is updated periodically, and an excellent tool for freelance writers. Submission … More Handy Dandy Submission Guideline Database

Productive Weekends

I finished and edited four short fiction stories last year, and I felt like they were finally ready for submission today.  I submitted three of the four to different magazines, earlier tonight.  The fourth I am still researching an appropriate place to submit to. I am super happy (here is a picture of me being … More Productive Weekends