Self-publishing for beginners

Self-publishing for beginners

So you’ve written your masterpiece. What now? Traditionally, you’d send it off to agent after agent, dying a little with each rejection, until either you couldn’t take it anymore, or you found an agent or publisher willing to give you a try. Self-publishing, or “vanity publishing”, was for losers, and rich losers at that. But […]

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My stand-up comedy challenge: part 2

My stand-up comedy challenge: part 2

Author Margaret K. Johnson talks about her stand-up comedy debut On Tuesday 21 May 2013 I went to London to perform a 3-minute stand-up comedy routine at Up the Creek in Greenwich to an audience of around 200 people. Why? Had I gone completely out of my mind? No! I’m a writer, and it was […]

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Let’s Get Writing!

Katherine Parris offers practical tips and guidance for all those budding writers out there who just don’t know where to begin How many times have we all thought ‘I would love to write’ but didn’t know where to start, how to do it, or even what to do with it once we had written it?

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