As a writer, you should know that even if your book was picked up by a traditional publisher tomorrow, it wouldn't hit the shelves until 2025 or 2026 and would probably look nothing like what you originally intended. Is this a path you want to continue on?
Oh Joy... The Query Letter You've finished your book, its polished, edited, ... a beauty by any standards... now it's time to test the waters with agents. That's where the query letter comes in. Source: Unsplash: Jeshoots.com Why A Query Letter? Do You Have to? You'll only query if you're attempting to publish traditionally. Most… Continue reading Everything You Wanted to Know About The Dreaded Query Letter
Congratulations on Publishing Your Book! How very exciting to see a project through from start to finish. Many people say they're going to write a book, but never actually succeed so congrats, you've climbed a huge mountain. Give yourself a pat on the back and bask in your success. If you're concerned about sales, reviews,… Continue reading You Published Your Book Without a Marketing Plan. Now What?