All The Small Things

The “devil is in the details” when it comes to submitting your work. Read on for some great advice by the even greater J.S. Collyer 🙂

J. S. Collyer Science Fiction Writer

There’s a lot you have to get your head round as an aspiring writer: rules for structure, characterisation, style, voice, language, how to keep up motivation, how to get things done and on how not to get things done. I could go on. And on. In fact, I have. I’ve been posting on The Path weekly for over a year and still haven’t run out of things to say.

And, yes, that’s just the writing part. After you’ve actually written something, (book, script, poety collection) there’s a whole new ballgame to learn the rules to: do I go straight to a publisher? If so, which one? Do I need an agent? Should I do it myself? If so, how do I get an audience, edit to professional standards, get cover art sorted, promote, market, cover printing costs?

No, don’t cry. It’s going to be ok. It will. I promise. Why? Because, if…

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4 Responses to All The Small Things

  1. This is great information, Marie. Thank you so much for sharing! The short story format link…excellent!

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  2. Thanks for sharing, Marie! 😀

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