by Carly Hayward

This post was originally written for the ShoreIndie Blog, republished with permission.

Note: This post was written for ShoreIndie, a Twitter contest, and while it was written for those participating, the advice can be applicable to processing feedback of all kinds. ShoreIndi...

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by Carly Hayward

The ShoreIndie contest has now moved to the editing round, and as a thank-you to all the authors for making the ShoreIndie community so warm and fun, I'm offering a few editing deals! You just need to book by August 15th, 2017 (editing dates may fall later).

If you haven't hea...

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by Carly Hayward

This post was originally written for the ShoreIndie Blog, republished with permission.

#ShoreIndie is about to begin, and I bet you’re wondering what you can do to catch an editor’s eye. We editors see hundreds of manuscripts during these contests, and there are some comm...

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By Carly Hayward

Note: scroll to the bottom of the article for an update and a surprise!

By now you may have heard me talk about a fabulous new contest, Revise & Resub. If you haven't heard me talking about it, you are clearly ignoring all my tweets. I can't stop talking about it.

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By Carly Hayward

Guess what authors?! I have good news! There is a new Twitter Pitch event run by a fabulous group of editors.

Unfortunately, it all started with some bad news. #P2P17 was postponed due to internal issues. All the editors that had planned on joining #P2P17 suddenly had an opening...

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By Carly Hayward

I've been an editor with Pitch to Publication since the beginning; it is a fabulous event that brings authors, editors, and agents together. I know many authors planning to be a part of the event are clamoring for advice on what to do, how to get an editor to take a chance on you,...

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By Carly Bornstein-Hayward

IT'S TIME FOR PITCH TO PUBLICATION 2016 Y'ALL! Okay, I'll stop with the all-caps; I know it is obnoxious (as was the 'y'all' since I'm from Connecticut). I just get very excited about this event.

Last year was really fabulous. I was overwhelmed by the inspired writing...

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