Haters Gonna Hate: The Smear Campaign Against Absolute Write

Posted by Victoria Strauss for Writer Beware NOTE: Before writing this post, I thought a lot about linkage. I didn’t want to increase traffic to propaganda blogs and websites by linking to them–but I did want readers to be able to see the kind of nas… [...]

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Ebook Giveaway For Color Song

 

To celebrate the release of Color Song on September 16, I’m giving away 10 advance Kindle ebooks! In addition, one winner will receive a $25 Amazon gift card.

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Computer Down

Posted by Victoria Strauss for Writer BewareToday I thought I’d be writing a blog post and catching up on Writer Beware correspondence. However, that is not to be.On Friday, my desktop computer (on which I keep most of my Writer Beware files) was worki… [...]

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Blue Ash Publishing: New Self-Publishing Service from Writer’s Digest

Posted by Victoria Strauss for Writer BewareAs many of you may know, earlier this year Writer’s Digest terminated its involvement with Abbott Press, the white-label self-publishing imprint created and powered for it by Author Solutions, Inc. Although A… [...]

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How Not to Seek a Literary Agent: The Perils of "Middleman" Services

Posted by Victoria Strauss for Writer BewareI know I’ve written about this before. But I’m seeing an increasing number of these kinds of “services,” and they are all worthless. What am I talking about? Agent middleman services–services that, for a fe… [...]

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Writer Beware’s Self-Publishing Page Renovated and Updated

Posted by Victoria Strauss for Writer Beware I’ve completely re-worked the Self-Publishing page of Writer Beware, to better reflect the rapid changes in the self-publishing marketplace. New features include an introduction that provides an overview of … [...]

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