Are avenues for writers scarce, these days? I’d like to think I would keep on trying them.
When through the quieter times of researching for another publisher, I expect something positive, although not knowing the shape of it.
So, stop telling me that I shouldn’t buy this or that.
I’m a writer
So, in light of this, should I write a commercial novel because I now feel what it’s like to be a consumer?
One of the things a writer must do is research where he is going to submit his work. If not going the independent, self-publishing route, but going it alone without an agent, the writer will ask himself, is there a suitable traditional book publisher for me? A bad fit for an author going it alone with the aim of getting into a traditional publisher is:Continue reading “Researching the market”
Does one’s ideas have commercial or independent potential? One’s archive of ideas may suggest one is heading in a commercial or independent direction, and an idea that has fully bloomed may suggest one way or other. Though it is not always the writer’s will that is paramount on deciding if he will be a commercial or independent screenwriter as screenwriters are at the mercy of the demands of their own country’s parochial industry, be that independent.