traditional publishing

Looking for a Literary Agent? Make Sure They Have These 3 Essential Qualities

In addition to the editing and ghostwriting I do on a full-time basis as part of BA Writing Solutions LLC, I also help authors craft book proposals. Though it’s not always offered as part of the package, I recently helped an author-client find a literary agent. After being turned down by a few book agents …

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The Best Self-Publishing Links: Know Your Rights, Read Author Earnings, Find Your Title

In the hopes of pointing you toward worthwhile reads regarding the self-publishing landscape, I’ll post a link roundup every Thursday of the best articles I’ve come across that week. I encourage you to read these articles in full, as well as to leave comments with links to other self-publishing articles you’ve read that have helped, …

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A Self-Publishing Lesson from Shark Tank's Mr. Wonderful

If you listen closely to the business sages that infest the waters of Shark Tank, ABC’s popular show where millionaires vie for the chance to invest in entrepreneurs, you’ll learn a few things that could directly apply to the self-publishing journey. For instance, watch the show long enough and you’ll notice that Kevin O’Leary, affectionately …

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