Hobby & Craft Magazines: Market Spotlight

December 12, 2017 | Robert Lee Brewer

Earlier this year, I launched this Market Spotlight feature which spotlights a certain segment of the market that we list in the Writer’s Market books and on WritersMarket.com. This time around, let’s look at some recently updated listings for hobby & craft magazines. ***** ...

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What to Include and Exclude in Author Bios

December 6, 2017 | Robert Lee Brewer

It’s a paradox: The author is the most important part of a book project, but the author bio may be the least significant part of a query. That said, future authors constantly ask me (and other publishing professionals) how to … More »

Contemporary Culture Book Publishers: Market Spotlight

December 4, 2017 | Robert Lee Brewer

Once a week, I spotlight a segment of the market we list in the Writer’s Market books and on WritersMarket.com. This week, we’ll look at a few contemporary culture book publishers that accept submissions directly from authors. ***** Get Your … More »

3 Recently Updated Literary Journals

November 27, 2017 | Robert Lee Brewer

Earlier this year, I launched this Market Spotlight feature which spotlights a certain segment of the market that we list in the Writer’s Market books and on WritersMarket.com. This time around, let’s look at some recently updated listings for literary … More »

4 New Literary Agents!

November 13, 2017 | Robert Lee Brewer

Cris Freese does an exceptional job of sharing great posts on the Guide to Literary Agents blog. I especially love the new literary agent alerts. These are the agents who are typically most receptive to working with new writers. Here … More »

Call for Submissions: 2019 Novel & Short Story Writer’s Market

November 6, 2017 | Robert Lee Brewer

Beginning today and running until 11:59 p.m. (Atlanta, Georgia time) on December 10, 2017, I’ll be accepting pitches for articles in the 2019 Novel & Short Story Writer’s Market. Either I or another editor will start making assignments sometime around … More »

Hunting & Fishing Magazines: Market Spotlight

October 30, 2017 | Robert Lee Brewer

Earlier this year, I launched this Market Spotlight feature which spotlights a certain segment of the market that we list in the Writer’s Market books and on WritersMarket.com. This time around, let’s look at some recently updated listings for hunting … More »

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