HomeWritersLiterary AgentsEditorsPublishersResourcesDiscussion
Forum Login | Join the discussion
+ Post New Thread
Page 51 of 208 FirstFirst ... 41 49 50 51 52 53 61 101 151 ... LastLast
Threads 1001 to 1020 of 4160

Forum: Published Writers

Discuss building your writing career. Your fellow published writers may be able to help you turn breakthrough into sustained success. Search our archives via the blue "Search" link at the top of forum pages (not the main site search) for answers.

  1. Short Story Contest

    The Short Story Contest For its debut on April 12th ‘Comma,’ the book channel of Tribeca.net, a new media and cultural site on the Web, will host...

    Started by Leslie Horvitz‎, 01-14-2006 11:27 AM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 1,034
    01-30-2006, 02:39 AM Go to last post
  2. Amazonian stuff

    Hey all--I know that opinions expressed about books by readers on Amazon aren't much in the long haul, but they are sure nice to see. Course it can...

    Started by brian_cali‎, 10-02-2002 06:25 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 1,034
    10-05-2002, 12:03 AM Go to last post
  3. What counts as a bestseller?

    What number does a book have to hit in the charts to count as a bestseller? I always assumed it had to get into the top 3 or 5, or at least the top...

    Started by Just Me‎, 04-06-2007 05:33 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 1,033
    04-15-2007, 02:35 PM Go to last post
  4. Looking for book tour inscriptions

    Hi all - My book tour is going to get started soon - I have lots of signings planned, and I'm stressing about the funniest thing - what are some...

    Started by Copy Editor‎, 04-12-2006 07:51 AM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 1,033
    04-19-2006, 03:05 AM Go to last post
  5. Advance on royalties

    Hello, I've heard that if you get an advance and the book doesn't pay enough money, you have to pay back the difference. Is this true?

    Started by Zoe Sherrill‎, 08-29-2005 11:59 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 1,031
    08-31-2005, 07:47 AM Go to last post
  6. Hi, I'm new here

    Hello all. I'm new here, though I did post maybe five times in another forum almost two years ago. Anyhow, hi. This looks like fun and I look...

    Started by Robyn Schneider‎, 02-03-2004 09:13 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 1,031
    02-11-2004, 02:48 PM Go to last post
  7. Story Arc

    An individual e-mailed asking for an explanation of story arc. I'm posting my answer, but would like to hear any others thoughts on it. I'm looking...

    Started by Kaz‎, 06-23-2002 01:44 PM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 1,030
    12-10-2003, 08:43 PM Go to last post
  8. advice for pushing book

    Hi everyone, I am considering publishing with a subsidy company, Tate publishing, i don't know if anyone's heard of them but they seem legitimate. I...

    Started by Cole Lemme‎, 12-27-2005 07:24 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 15
    • Views: 1,029
    01-02-2006, 09:07 PM Go to last post
  9. Which is better?

    Is it more satisfying to write by hand, using a pen or pencil which is perfectly tuned and naturally matched to the paper ... or is it more...

    Started by Jeff Talley‎, 06-14-2003 10:18 PM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 20
    • Views: 1,029
    06-17-2003, 10:34 AM Go to last post
  10. Reading Assgnmt for week

    Please, if you would, read the current short story in the New Yorker. You can do so online at www.newyorker.com. It's "Vicious Circle" by Thomas...

    Started by Nora Christie‎, 09-18-2003 08:56 AM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 23
    • Views: 1,028
    09-20-2003, 05:54 PM Go to last post
  11. How long is long: Novel page length

    In screenwriting, a rule of thumb exists that one page of script equals one minute of film. You can therefore easily determine how long your...

    Started by virginia towler‎, 11-19-2002 07:13 AM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 29
    • Views: 1,028
    09-16-2003, 11:29 AM Go to last post
  12. WOW, 2 MILLION !!

    The debut novel 'The Historian' earned a 2 mil advance for the first time author Elizabeth Kostova and entered the arena already on the best seller...

    Started by R W‎, 06-29-2005 08:21 AM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 20
    • Views: 1,026
    07-04-2005, 05:05 PM Go to last post
  13. "Published" question

    Do book dedications accompany manuscripts when they are mailed to the publisher or are they added after the manuscript has been sold?

    Started by Mary M.‎, 09-26-2001 04:24 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 1,026
    09-28-2001, 01:39 PM Go to last post
  14. Authors' Guild, other writer groups

    Do you belong to an author group? If so, what are the benefits to you? I've never joined one, but have been looking at the websites of a few....

    Started by L C‎, 10-20-2008 03:17 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 1,023
    10-26-2008, 07:52 PM Go to last post
  15. How long do editors take?

    Hi: I've recently obtained my first literary agent (a good one) who has just begun marketing my thriller. I'm curious to know how long it'll be...

    Started by Eric Christopherson‎, 10-23-2004 03:28 AM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 1,023
    10-29-2004, 07:06 AM Go to last post
  16. Marketing Announcement

    Hi all, The WritersNetAuthors website will be listed monthly over a one-year period to over 500,000 search engines and directories around the...

    Started by Kaz‎, 10-17-2002 06:10 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 13
    • Views: 1,023
    10-19-2002, 07:06 AM Go to last post
  17. Short story outlets

    A few weeks ago, people listed a few short story outlets they've had publication success with. I have done a search and can't find this string. ...

    Started by Ali Shankman‎, 09-24-2002 06:48 AM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 1,023
    09-25-2002, 10:06 AM Go to last post
  18. Less than a week away...

    ... from the UK publication date of my novel, Taking Comfort. I was feeling very stressed, but now I'm entering a state of hyper-calmness. If...

    Started by roger morris‎, 04-01-2006 03:00 AM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 1,022
    04-08-2006, 06:04 AM Go to last post
  19. copyrights

    In my upcoming book, I used a calendar based upon (and rather loosely) from an older book. I have acknowledged the author and book in both...

    Started by W. S. Davis, Th.D‎, 04-12-2001 07:50 AM
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 1,022
    04-30-2001, 10:55 PM Go to last post
  20. Test results

    Hi group, I may well get flamed for this (so what else is new?), but I have conducted a little test in this forum for my own personal...

    Started by John Travis‎, 04-07-2001 01:45 PM
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 1,020
    04-09-2001, 02:09 PM Go to last post

Thread Display Options

Use this control to limit the display of threads to those newer than the specified time frame.

Allows you to choose the data by which the thread list will be sorted.

Order threads in...

Note: when sorting by date, 'descending order' will show the newest results first.

Icon Legend

Contains unread posts
Contains unread posts
Contains no unread posts
Contains no unread posts
More than 15 replies or 150 views
Hot thread with unread posts
More than 15 replies or 150 views
Hot thread with no unread posts
Closed Thread
Thread is closed
Thread Contains a Message Written By You
You have posted in this thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts