How it feels to receive a book review

How it feels to receive a book review

First, you should know that the experience of being reviewed doesn’t even start with a book review. You can write a novel, have it published with a traditional publisher, have a book launch, hit “best-seller” status at the largest independent bookstore in Canada and...

“For dad”

Authors have to contend with many decisions after a publisher picks up a novel. There is an author photograph to be taken, a website to be created or updated, fine edits back and forth between author and publisher, perhaps an author package designed to help the author...
Thank you Canada Council for the Arts

Thank you Canada Council for the Arts

Well, I have to say that I’m still shocked. I applied for a grant months ago with the CC, thinking it might be a waste of time. I’m new to the field of writing. At the time of writing this, my first novel still waits to be released. Furthermore, I’ve heard that grants...