Everything you ever wanted to know about publishing but were afraid to ask…
11.00 – 13.30 Sunday 24 November
Nano Nagle Room, An Diseart
A half-day seminar in which looks at everything you ever wanted to know about publishing but were afraid to ask… submitting to literary journals, magazines and competitions submitting to publishers and agents self-publishing (why and when?) the money (how much? how little?) what do editors really mean when they say… ? how do you find an agent? what’s the deal with synopses & why are they so painful to write? cover letters – what to include (and why) word count worries how to stay sane when submitting (and getting rejections) how to take feedback (without crying) keep developing your skills (beyond ‘beginners’) what makes a useful critique partner/group?
Vanessa Fox O’Loughlin is Ireland’s leading literary scout, the founder of The Inkwell Group and of the online national writing resources magazine http://www.writing.ie
Writers of any level are welcome