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Interview with Jane Friedman, Publishing Expert

Jane Friedman I interviewed publishing expert, Jane Friedman   for  the podcast, ASJA Direct: Inside Intel on Getting Published and Paid Well. The podcast will be up on the site shortly. And, check out existing podcasts here with other top editors, and an ASJA conference preview.  ___________________________________________________________________________ Continue Reading ››

How to Connect With Editors on Twitter

  By Estelle Erasmus Read and repeat after me. Twitter is my friend. Twitter bird That's right. If you aren't maximizing your twitter feed as a writer, author or editor, you aren't using one of the best tools in publishing out there. So let's dive right into it. Of course, start by following me on Twitter at @EstelleSErasmus Here is what else  to do. Create A Twitter … Continue Reading ››

Mothering Through the Darkness is Here

  Mothering Through the Darkness By Estelle Erasmus The HerStories Project editors, Stephanie Sprenger and Jessica Smock have built a reputation for developing high-quality, deeply thoughtful books with a stellar list of contributors. I admire these ladies so much and was proud to be a contributor for My Other Ex: Women's True Stories of Losing and Leaving FriendsContinue Reading ››

National Geographic Kids Insider News

National Geographic Kids Insider By Estelle Erasmus I'm so thrilled to announce that I've been named a National Geographic Kids Insider Ambassador for 2015-2016. You may recall, that I was an Ambassador for them in 2014-2015 as well. Here's where I announced it, and wrote about our family vacation to Australia. You may not know that National Geographic is a non-profit organization, with several branches, including … Continue Reading ››