Get Published in Literary Magazines: The Indispensable Guide to Preparing, Submitting and Writing Better by Allison K WilliamsGet Published in Literary Magazines: The Indispensable Guide to Preparing, Submitting and Writing Better by Allison K Williams

Get Published in Literary Magazines: The Indispensable Guide to Preparing, Submitting and Writing…

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Paperback | August 12, 2016

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Getting published isn't a lottery or a slim chance—it’s the result of a thoughtful, deliberate submissions process. Learn how to identify your publication goals, judge your own level and find journals that are the right fit for your work.

For beginners sending out your first finished pieces and experienced writers breaking into your dream markets, this book will help you develop a submissions process that supports your goals, advances your literary citizenship, and helps you write better.

A really practical list of approaches instead of the more common platitudes people hand out (keep trying, etc.).
~ Jocelyn Bartkevicius, former editor of The Florida Review

Allison Williams separates myth from fact to provide crucial, no-nonsense advice on the practical side of being a writer, and she does it with deft humor. You couldn’t ask for a better coach.
~ Dinty W. Moore, author of The Mindful Writer

Engaging and straightforward—useful, concrete advice.
~ Workshop attendee, Hippocamp Creative Nonfiction Conference

Allison K Williams is a writer, editor and podcaster. Her work has been seen in Brevity, Kenyon Review Online, Smokelong Quarterly, Story Club, Prairie Schooner's blog, The Drum, the Christian Science Monitor, and the New York Times. Her radio stories have aired on NPR and CBC-Canada. She serves as Social Media Editor and hosts a liter...
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Title:Get Published in Literary Magazines: The Indispensable Guide to Preparing, Submitting and Writing…Format:PaperbackDimensions:116 pages, 8 × 5.25 × 0.28 inPublished:August 12, 2016Publisher:Coriander PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1945736003

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Table of Contents

INTRODUCTION...........................................vi1. Getting Started vs. Self-Doubt............12. What Do You Want?..................................53. How Good Are You?..................................114. What's Your Market?..............................215. Get Systematic.............................................326. Cover Letters and Format...................417. Sending Out Submissions...................518. What Editors Think ..............................599. Rejection Is Good. Really....................6610. Literary Citizenship..............................7111. Your Reading List....................................8412. Disinformation.........................................89Resources...............................................................93About the Author.......................................103

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A really practical list of approaches instead of the more common platitudes people hand out (keep trying, etc.).~ Jocelyn Bartkevicius, former editor of The Florida ReviewAllison Williams separates myth from fact to provide crucial, no-nonsense advice on the practical side of being a writer, and she does it with deft humor. You couldn't ask for a better coach.~ Dinty W. Moore, author of The Mindful WriterEngaging and straightforward-useful, concrete advice.~ Workshop attendee, Hippocamp Creative Nonfiction Conference