For writers, the business beyond the art. #writing

After the blood, toil, tears and sweat of bringing your art to its final form, how do you get it onto people’s bookshelves?

Nicholas Bate offers 7 ways to increase the chances of being published:

    7. Show that you understand that you will own 95% of the selling and marketing of your book post publication. Because you will.

And, Steven Pressfield offers advice on booking your own tour:

    “The cardinal rule for a book tour is do not go somewhere you do not have at least twenty personal contacts whom you can invite to your event.”


About Andrew Munro

An independent business consultant, interim manager and writer, Andrew operates through his company, Burning Pine Ltd (
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