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How Do I Get My Book of Poems Published?

March 10, 2017 | Robert Lee Brewer

There are some questions that are always popular. These are questions that I've been asked over and over for nearly 2 decades now. One is, "How do I get my book of poems published?" I plan to cover more of these questions going forward on the Writer's Market blog. If you have a publishing, platform, or other question related to your writing, feel free to send me an e-mail at ...

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3 New Literary Agents (and What They’re Looking For)!

February 10, 2017 | Robert Lee Brewer

It’s just a fact of the publishing world: Literary agents are essential to getting books published with the big publishers, especially for writers who aren’t already established names. And the best agents to target are the newer ones who are … More »

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New Year’s Resolutions, How to Stay on Track & More – Episode 10

January 20, 2017 | BrianKlems

Robert Lee Brewer and Brian A. Klems discuss New Year’s resolutions for writers, how to stay on track and what you can learn from failed resolutions of the past that can help you reach your writing goals and have an … More »

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The 3 C’s of Blogging for Writers

January 13, 2017 | Robert Lee Brewer

Listen to the Writer’s Market Podcast series. Each free episode includes a “Three Things” segment focused on helping writers find success with their writing. This one looks at the three C’s of blogging for writers. (Click here to check out … More »

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Copyrights, Defamation of Character, & Contracts Explained with Attorney Amy Cook – Episode 9

December 15, 2016 | BrianKlems

Robert Lee Brewer and Brian A. Klems explain why reposting others’ work on your blog can get you in hot water (0:30), share three ways writers can build a mailing list (5:35), and discuss copyrights, defamation of character, publishing contracts with … More »

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3 Ways for Writers to Follow Up

December 7, 2016 | Robert Lee Brewer

Listen to the Writer’s Market Podcast series. Each free episode includes a “Three Things” segment focused on helping writers find success with their writing. This one looks at three ways for writers to follow up. (Click here to check out … More »

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3 Things on Writing Contests

November 30, 2016 | Robert Lee Brewer

Listen to the Writer’s Market Podcast series. Each free episode includes a “Three Things” segment focused on helping writers find success with their writing. This one looks at three things on writing contests. (Click here to check out the podcast … More »

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How do you find business as a freelance editor?

I find business as a freelance editor almost exclusively by referral. In fact, all of my work this past year has come to me because a friend or colleague has recommended me to a publisher looking for an editor. In … More »

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Query Letter Basics for Books

However brilliant your novel or nonfiction book idea may be, it won’t get off the ground if you can’t convince an agent or editor of its worth. Your key to success is writing a persuasive query letter that will dazzle … More »

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