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Scared Out Of Self Publishing


I want to talk about Self Publishing. At the beginning of the year, I hinted that I had a plan with regards to getting some of my work out there by way of self publishing. Because these stories are either … Continue reading

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Step Six: The First Rejection


It arrived at the weekend, but I wasn’t around to get it.  I picked up the post when I got back into the house and recognised my own handwriting on an envelope. Then I was glad that we left someone … Continue reading

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Step Five: The Waiting Game


I was counting up my submissions yesterday. I’ve sent five so far and I’m doing for another this week. If I’m going to keep up to my goal of one a week then I’ll need to do one before I … Continue reading

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Step Four: Keeping Up The Pace


First of all… 100 POSTS!!! I was going to do something special and wonderful for this post, but, in the end, I figured that the one year anniversary of the blog is more important. I’ll make a special note of … Continue reading

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Step Three: Acknowledgement


I got my postcard back from the agents. ^_^ I must admit, I shouldn’t be too surprised that it did, since I made it as easy as I possibly could. I addressed it, stamped it and what not, but it … Continue reading

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Step Two: Submission


Fuck yeah! Its been a great week for productivity. I mean a really great week! Considering that it started so slow and I didn’t know what I was doing and I was annoyed at not getting the new job and … Continue reading

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Step One: The Enquiry Letter


So I’ve actually bitten the bullet and decided to start drafting my letter to approach agents. Its really strange, but the more I think about how much further I can push this, the more frightened I get. I suppose that’s … Continue reading

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