Writers: 12 Things to Do in 2015 – Part 2

Writing and Illustrating

tracey CampbellJANUARY ILLUSTRATION FOR K. TEAMEN - LET IT SNOW -  - JAN. 20, 2015Seemed like this illustration painted by Tracy Campbell was perfect for the blizzard that is bearing down on the North East. Let’s hope it provides as much fun for us as it does for these playful bunnies. Tracy was featured on Illustrator Saturday in May 2013. https://kathytemean.wordpress.com/2013/05/18/illustrator-saturday-tracy-campbell/

1. Start a website or Blog. I am not saying this because I develop websites or have a degree in marketing, but every year it is getting more important to get your name out there. Waiting until you sign a book contract before building an audience puts you behind the eight ball and behind everyone else who is coming out with a book who has one. I know all of us want to just write, but with publishers doing less and less marketing for beginning writers, it is something you need to seriously consider.

Remember: Your next contract depends on the success of your…

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