Did you think that writing a book was the hardest part of publishing?
Well, let me tell you, you’d be wrong there.
Yes, writing a story, in excess of 85,000 words, is a mammoth task to undertake, and can take forever (don’t I know it! 🙄) but once you have written all those words, words that can only come from you, as it’s your tale, there is still quite a lot to do.
Skipping the submissions process, if you decide to find an agent and/or publisher, you have to get to grips with things like cover design, formatting, marketing, blurb writing…
Yes, blurb writing.
The hardest thing EVER!
Condensing your whole story into a measly few words, making it engaging, finding a hook – NOT EASY!
And I have been battling with my blurb for the last few weeks, taking to the book shops and online bookstores to research…
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