Contest Runs March 1st – July 30th, 2017. Round one, March 1st – April 30th, contestants will submit a synopsis of their book and the first chapter. Round two, May 1st – June 30th, finalists of the first round will submit their completed manuscript. Round three, July 1st – July 30th, we will hold a […]
Unless you make a conscious decision to write down your memories of the stories of your family and especially you, they may be lost.
Everyone has a story. Our stories define who we are as a person and what part we played in the stories of our tribe. Each of our stories has a life lesson that we learned and we can teach to others. If you want your children’s children to know your loved ones, it is up to you to gather those stories
Do you wish you knew the reason your grandfather left Poland? Did you ever ask him? Perhaps he was embarrassed or sad about leaving his homeland and family members there. Maybe he thought by not talking about the past he would be free to move forward in his new life.
Or, maybe, no one sat down and showed enough empathy and interest to gather the story.
An author’s tips on how to write a book.
Publishing has never been more accessible to authors than it is today. Many writers decide to self-publish themselves on Amazon, others choose to partner with a literary agency, and still others continue to go the route of traditional publishing. But because there are so many publishing options, it’s easy to get lost in questions like: […]