For Writers

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How to Get Traditionally Published

I get asked this question a lot. The following links will direct you to an author friend of mine, Susan Dennard, who outlines the process far more eloquently and succinctly than I ever could:

Elements of Story Telling

Discussions on craft—plot, characters, setting, and more!

Querying, Agents, + Selling a Book

Thoughts on writing queries, trying to find an agent, and the submission process:

Marketing + Self Promotion

Now more than ever, authors are expected not only to write the novel, but to help market it too. Some thoughts on self promotion:

Book Recommendations

A few of my favorite books on craft and creativity:

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