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This President’s Day Weekend will be the first I’ve spent at home in well over a decade. After attending the San Francisco Writers Conference annually like clockwork since I was an agency intern volunteering to gain valuable industry experience, the event is...
Ten Publishing Predictions for 2021

Ten Publishing Predictions for 2021

Hold onto your pens, people…it’s going to be a wild ride.   It’s that time of year again. I present to you Predictions in Publishing: the 2021 Edition!   It’s hard to believe that last year at this time I was bemoaning the fact that the book publishing...

Manuscript Wishlist Updates for Tricia Skinner

Hello, 2021! I’m excited to see what publishing adventures await me. January is always a busy month because any business from the close of the previous year is the priority once the vacation fog lifts. I plan to reopen to unsolicited queries on February 1st....

Fast Draft Your Manuscript: And Get It Done Now

NaNoWriMo is on the horizon, that wonderful, crazy month when you put everything you’ve learned to the test, squeezing out word after word after word for 30 days until you finally collapse, puffing, on top of your keyboard with a novel-length, rough-draft manuscript...

Book Promotion Tips During Quarantine

As COVID persists, prolonging closures and social-distancing restrictions, the publishing world soldiers on, continuing to churn out books on roughly the same schedule as in normal times. I feel for the authors, especially the debuts, who have the mixed blessing of...