Fortune-Cookie Tips for Writers, #281
Blog Post by Lauren Lise Baratz-Logsted - Oct.27.2012 - 9:02 am
When you experience strong negative feelings toward another author’s public persona, you have to ask yourself: Is it because the other author is such a jerk, or because the other author acts like the jerkiest part of you?
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...