Fortune-Cookie Tips for Writers, #358
Blog Post by Lauren Lise Baratz-Logsted - Feb.14.2013 - 8:03 am
Before you disdain the genre someone else writes in, look in the mirror and ask yourself the following question: “Did the book I wrote cure cancer?” – literary snobbery doesn’t become 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...