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How to get published

How to Get Published: Fiction Manuscripts

Of all writers, fiction writers have the tougher row to hoe. Unfortunately, unlike non-fiction counterparts, fiction manuscripts need to be completely written before submitting them to a publisher or an agent. Writers looking to significantly...
Writing a Memoir

How to Write a Memoir

When a person considers writing a memoir, they need to understand the difference between a memoir and an autobiography. While they are similar in nature, a memoir is a subclass genre of an autobiographical account of a person’s life. Quoting...
Writing a Novel in 60 Days

How to Write a Novel in 60 Days

Budding authors who are interested in writing a novel within a short period of time often underestimate the commitment required to start the writing. It is not impossible to write a novel in 60 days, but it does require making a schedule and...
Writing nonfiction

Writing a Non-Fiction Book

Writing a nonfiction book is quite different from writing a fiction book. When writing a fiction book, the author must possess a vivid imagination and a creative mind. A nonfiction writer, on the other hand, besides being able to write creatively,...
Writing a Fiction Book

Tips on How to Write Fiction

So now you’re clear on what type of book you would like to write: Fiction. Good for you, there is no shortage of topics for a fiction book. The limits, really, are only imposed by your imagination. So what kind of things should you look...
Writing a book for kids

How to Write a Children’s Book

You might think, “How fun! I am going to write a book for children!” Well, you’re right. It can be a lot of fun, but it can also be tough work, demanding and very competitive. So what are the basics for writing a book for children? Know...
IDEA

10 Ways to Get Ideas for Writing a Book

You’re in a bookstore and smile proudly as you pick your book off the shelf… Eek! The pages are blank! Phew! Just a nightmare.   But the reality is you know you have a book inside of you…somewhere. And you’re dying to find it! Read...
Writing your online book

How to Write an Online Book or eBook

Looking to get your research or story in front of millions of people but wince at the idea of having to pray to the literary publishing gods to kindly look upon your manuscript and give it a chance to breath bookstore air? It seems online publishing...
Beginning your book

How Do You Begin to Write a Book?

Congratulations! You want to write a book! You have dreams about strolling through a bookstore and seeing people hurry to pick up the last copy of this month’s bestseller. Oh! It’s yours! You smile when people match your face with the one...