Fortune-Cookie Tips for Writers, #259
Blog Post by Lauren Lise Baratz-Logsted - Oct.03.2012 - 8:49 am
If the only time you show up at an online writing community it’s to say “Look what great thing happened to me!” don’t be surprised if, rather than being treated like a beloved member, you’re treated more like a door-to-door salesperson.
Before becoming a published novelist, I was an independent bookseller and buyer, a Publishers Weekly reviewer, a freelance editor, and a window washer. My first book was published in 2003 and by the end of 2012, I will have had 28 books published. My most...