Round-Up: Questions to Ponder

What makes an editor accept a manuscript?
In a recent blog post, A Verbal Venn Diagram of My Summer 2015 List, editor Cheryl Klein shares her pride for her Summer 2015 list as well as some things the books have in common. A brief but intriguing post that might give a clue to what one editor is drawn to.

Are you meant to be a writer?
Author Karen Emma Hall provides some food for thought in this inspirational blog post on the Children’s Writer’s Guild blog.

How do you find time to write?
In 7 Things Writers Should Stop Wasting Their Time On, agent Carly Watters suggests getting rid of some distractions so you can focus on your writing.

Do you need a critique group?
Only if you find the RIGHT one, says Jane Friedman in this post, How to Find the Right Critique Group or Partner for You.


Posted on: July 6, 2015