Aspirant authors are everywhere. How many make it happen? Not many, but it's happening for me. Here I'll share my journey, everything I learn along this arduous hike for self-discovery up Mount Everest. A little about me: managing to impress them with gusto, I was fortunate to apprentice under Scott Bradfield and Paul McAuley. I'm presently represented by the same agent who represented Anthony Burgess. Dreaming is a fight wherever dreams come true. Bring it on.
In a crowded market, debut authors must find creative ways to connect with readers—leading Hollywood veteran Kellye Garrett to adopt a unique guerilla book marketing strategy that leveraged the story behind her story. The post How Author Kellye Garrett Turned Hollywood War Stories into a Guerilla Book Marketing Tactic appeared first on WritersDigest.com.
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Author Reyna Marder Gentin discusses how writing fiction helped her gain a new perspective on her personal life. The post When Writing Fiction Can Help Us Understand Reality appeared first on WritersDigest.com.