I always thought it would be cool to be born on February 29th but I'll settle for being born in Feburary.
It's been a while since I've posted my tidbits. Here are something interesting writerly things I've run across lately:
On Amazon Shorts, can you make money? Read this article by JA Konrath.
If you didn't already have this information, you can get a free 30-day trial subscription to the Chicago Manual of Style Online. A paid subscription is $30 per year for an individual, and they also have group rates.
Encore Romance is a new venture from the publishers of Whispers Publishing and Vintage Romance. Encore Romance is devoted to publishing reprints, in ebook form, of previously published, out-of-print romance novels. Authors who own the digital/electronic rights to romance fiction previously published by a mainstream publisher may send a letter of interest with information about the book to firstname.lastname@example.org. The editors will usually respond with a decision within 24 to 72 hours. Encore asks that the author be willing to include information about Encore Romance and the digital sale of your book on your website. All accepted authors will be asked to sign a two-year contract (renewable) for the digital/electronic rights for their book. Print rights shall remain with the author(s). As these books will be sold through outlets requiring distribution discounts, authors will receive 50% of the net price after discount.
Sony Reader is featuring 14 Harlequins available only on ebook and there's a chance to win a free Sony Reader.
Get the inside scoop from Harlequin Editors by listening to the new Meet the Editors podcasts. Each 20-minute podcast is a one-on-one interview with an acquiring editor for one of Harlequin's lines or imprints. The first podcast features features Melissa Jeglinski, senior editor for Silhouette Desire, and Diana Ventimiglia, associate editor for Silhouette Desire and Silhouette Romantic Suspense. A new podcast will be released every two weeks.
Have a great weekend, everyone!
Peace & Blessings,
Stay focused. Work Hard. Believe.
Peace & Blessings,
Stay focused. Be deliberate. Believe.