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Want to Publish Your Writing?
 
By: Dan Miller

HOW TO PUBLISH YOUR WRITING

It seems everyone wants to write a book. Some have the ability, a few have the drive, and a very small percentage ever creates an actual plan for writing. They seem to think that it will somehow just happen. Well, Ed McMahon might knock on your door too but I wouldn’t count on it.

An author who wishes to get into print has many choices. You can approach a large New York general publisher or a smaller niche publisher. You can work with an agent, promote yourself or publish yourself.

If you are going to contact major publishers, you will want to do a book proposal – not the entire book. Once a contract is secured, the publisher will want to guide the writing process. You will receive a royalty of 6% to 10% of the wholesale price of your book from a publisher. So if a book sells for $12.95, you will receive approximately $.50.

Finding paying writing opportunities: http://www.writerswrite.com/paying/
Selling Writing Online: http://www.sellwritingonline.com/
Dan Poynter’s Self-Publishing Material: http://www.parapublishing.com/getpage.cfm?file=/homepage.html&user=nser%%
If you would like to see a book proposal outline from a major publisher, just email me and I’ll send you a form: dan@48Days.com



 








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