What this said to me: Re-think the proposal, baby! Spend that half hour or more in the editor’s shoes once more…but this time those shoes are on the subway, and the pitch is on the Kindle.
8 Jobs of Modern Writers–Plus One: DOGGED TRUTHSEEKER Spotted an excellent essay on the consistently fine My Name is Not Bob blog by Robert Lee Brewer, in which he lists these 8 Key Jobs of Modern Writers: Writer; Editor; Copywriter; File Clerk; Negotiator; Accountant; Marketer; Speaker. I believe Bob left out one key skill: RESEARCHER (or, more accurately, ”Dogged Truthseeker“). ALL writers must be master […]