Category Archives: Publishing Tips

My Chapter from Love Her, Love Her Not: The Hillary Paradox Was Excerpted in Newsweek

  Hillary By Estelle Erasmus I've had a busy month. I'm a contributor in two new books that have just been released. The first, Mothering Through the Darkness: Women Open Up about the Postpartum Experience was edited by the HerStories team and published by SheWrites Press. More about that in another post. The other book, Love Her, Love Her Not: The Hillary Paradox, created, curated … Continue Reading ››

How to Pitch a Publication

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Speaking on a panel "Kill All Your Darlings" at BlogHer 2015.
By Estelle Erasmus I am a writing/editing coach. After twenty plus years in publishing, I've learned how to help people make their words sing and gain the attention of editors.  I've helped clients publish their writing in prestigious places like The Washington Post and in traditionally published anthologies. Testimonials … Continue Reading ››

How I Went Back to the Past to Fix My Rosacea

      Yahoo Beauty
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In the full flush of rosacea--with my good friend Ken.
By Estelle Erasmus Before  I was the editor-in-chief of five magazines, I was  a beauty editor at Woman's World magazine and co-author of the award-winning book Beautiful Skin: Every Woman's Guide to Looking Her Best at Any Age (Adams … Continue Reading ››