Mystery Literary Agents: Market Spotlight

Nearly every week, I spotlight a segment of the markets we list in the Writer’s Market books and on WritersMarket.com. Since we have our fourth annual Writer’s Digest Mystery/Thriller online conference coming up soon, let’s look at a few mystery … More »

5 Ways to Get Published in 2018!

In 2017, I launched the Market Spotlight feature which spotlights a certain segment of the market that we list in the Writer’s Market books and on WritersMarket.com. In this post, I’ve collected 5 of those market spotlights to help writers … More »

5 Ways to Make 2018 Your Best Writing Year Yet!

The act of writing is simple. However, things get more complicated when writers want to get published and make money with their writing. First off, writers have to concern themselves with writing for an audience. And in today’s publishing environment, … More »

What to Include and Exclude in Author Bios

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 »

3 Recently Updated Literary Journals

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 »