Fortune-Cookie Tips for Writers, #77
Blog Post by Lauren Lise Baratz-Logsted - Mar.17.2012 - 9:09 am
Just because these days you can hit “Publish” literally the minute after you finish your first draft and write some cover copy and slap a book jacket on it, that doesn’t necessarily mean it’s a good idea and that you should.
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...