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Forum: Unpublished Writers

Discuss the road to being published. Share your experiences/dilemmas/questions with fellow unpublished writers and published writers here. Search our archives via the blue "Search" link at the top of forum pages (not the main site search) for answers.

  1. Newbie

    Ok, so I am almost finished with my first novel, minus some research. I decided it was time to find an agent or whatever needed to get it published....

    Started by Linda Davis‎, 11-15-2009 09:42 PM
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    11-17-2009, 10:19 PM Go to last post
  2. New member

    It was by total accident I came accross this site today. Am I ever glad! I read through a lot of the threads with their replies. Thank you, I have...

    Started by Izette Smith‎, 01-10-2010 03:26 PM
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  3. Totally baffled!!

    Hello people! I have a biiiiiig, no huuuuuuuge problem. I have no idea how to get anything published and i need to know like step by step. I...

    Started by Sajida Mohammed‎, 01-21-2009 11:47 AM
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    01-28-2009, 03:48 AM Go to last post
  4. Vocabulary

    I need to boost my vocabulary. I have already tried just reading a dictionary, but I can't remember the words I learn, there are so many. I tried...

    Started by Logan Albrecht‎, 07-18-2009 01:42 PM
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    07-21-2009, 09:05 PM Go to last post
  5. Book length and my dilemma

    I've heard from many sources that even for fantasy, most agents will be wary of representing a novel at 200,000 words, especially for a first time...

    Started by Christopher Gilbert‎, 06-25-2004 03:06 PM
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    06-28-2004, 09:49 PM Go to last post
  6. I'm Frustrated tying to find an Author

    Ok, so I'm no writer. But I did however stumble across one hell of a story. I have posted listings on CraigsList and a couple of other spots. So...

    Started by John Johnson‎, 11-10-2007 09:44 PM
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    11-17-2007, 03:10 PM Go to last post
  7. "Eye of Argon": an object lesson

    There's such a thing as publishing too soon, but as well there's writing too soon. In 1970, a 15-year-old science fiction fan named Jim Theis...

    Started by Anthony Ravenscroft‎, 11-06-2009 09:34 PM
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    11-08-2009, 08:48 PM Go to last post
  8. Thanks to all of you -

    I have decided to change my book. As hard as that is, considering I thought I was done. But this afternoon I will perform a very dangerous...

    Started by Bina Bear‎, 01-20-2011 11:47 AM
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    01-21-2011, 09:16 AM Go to last post
  9. Why do editors want our manuscripts Double-Spaced?

    I don't understand the logic here. To me, single-spaced looks better. Plus, the writer can send in more pages this way. Are these editors that...

    Started by Robert Weldon‎, 02-02-2008 05:56 PM
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    02-04-2008, 12:24 PM Go to last post
  10. Query letter response

    Hallelujah! I finally received a reply from one of the query letters (emails, actually) that I sent. Does anyone have any experience, good or bad,...

    Started by Tom Gill‎, 05-06-2006 07:59 AM
    • Replies: 4
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    05-06-2006, 04:53 PM Go to last post
  11. Front Matter inquiry

    Does anyone know about the protocol for writing certain parts of the front matter in an academic book? 1) Who determines which Subject Headings...

    Started by imported_Jon Larson‎, 04-22-2011 11:18 AM
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    05-06-2011, 09:51 AM Go to last post
  12. How to save money on a website, cover art, etc.

    I write my books in Russian, but I think my experience can help English-speaking authors as well. When I first mention I create beautiful, highly...

    Started by Elvira Baryakina‎, 03-21-2011 10:05 PM
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    04-13-2011, 11:56 AM Go to last post
  13. Too scared to send off a MS!

    Hi folk, I\'m a newbie on this forum, so I hope I am posting this in the right place? I have written a number of children\'s stories, and like...

    Started by Mim B‎, 02-12-2007 03:01 AM
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    02-14-2007, 06:42 PM Go to last post
  14. WOW, IS ME

    One million copies sold in one day! What is so great about his book? I keep getting tons or rejection letters. sob. (it means that I'm crying)

    Started by larry moses‎, 09-17-2009 10:29 PM
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    09-20-2009, 08:48 PM Go to last post
  15. Literary Contest Announcement

    Canadian Aid Charity and BookLand Press invite Canadian writers to participate in the Canadian Aid Literary Award contest. The winning author will...

    Started by Press Bookland‎, 05-17-2006 09:22 AM
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    05-26-2006, 12:31 PM Go to last post
  16. Free websites that publish your work

    Does anyone have any experiences of these? I wrote two days ago to a small publishing house who took the time to reply to me and as part of their...

    Started by Simon Watson‎, 03-28-2002 04:50 AM
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    04-15-2002, 11:42 AM Go to last post
  17. The joys of editing...

    Hello, all. I want to start by saying that this website has been a godsend. I\'ve learned A LOT from your questions and feedback, and the...

    Started by Audrey Corl‎, 12-03-2009 03:49 PM
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  18. Pay rate

    I have a question. Currently, I am working for a CEO that sells natural health foods and animal product around the world. He also is a vet in...

    Started by Cary Bryan‎, 03-24-2007 07:09 PM
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    04-01-2007, 03:28 AM Go to last post
  19. if your human, raise your hand...

    i just dont understand why human beings feel the need to be so mean to each other. where is it written in order to help/challenge/better/teach,...

    Started by Neal P.‎, 11-08-2002 06:25 AM
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    11-10-2002, 09:36 PM Go to last post
  20. A morning surprise

    Hello all: I awoke this morning to an e-mail from a senior editor at Ballantine Publishing Group request a copy of my POD book, Cherish the...

    Started by Gioacchino (Jack) Giampapa‎, 10-02-2001 09:45 AM
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    10-05-2001, 08:34 PM Go to last post

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