Playing the Short Game: How to Sell Your Short Fiction (Part 32)

Playing the Short Game: How to Sell Your Short Fiction (Part 32)

Playing the Short Game: How to Sell Your Short Fiction (Part 32)

a discussion on another publishing option for your backlist of short fiction Read More »

Playing the Short Game: How to Sell Your Short Fiction (Part 31)

Playing the Short Game: How to Sell Your Short Fiction (Part 31)

independently publishing your stories yourself Read More »

Playing the Short Game: How to Sell Your Short Fiction (Part 30)

Playing the Short Game: How to Sell Your Short Fiction (Part 30)

I finish off the discussion I began in part 29 on some of the paths a writer might choose to take for their short fiction career, this week focusing on publishing a collection of your short fiction. Read More »

Playing the Short Game: How to Sell Your Short Fiction (Part 29)

Playing the Short Game: How to Sell Your Short Fiction (Part 29)

Making your first professional sale does not improve your probability of making your next one. Now and throughout your writing career (assuming you intend to have a writing career), you will always face the same challenge: to write the best stories y... Read More »

Playing the Short Game: How to Sell Your Short Fiction (Part 28)

Playing the Short Game: How to Sell Your Short Fiction (Part 28)

Cool Stuff That Might Happen (or Not): Awards, Best of Anthologies, Movies Welcome back! This week I’ll be looking at some of the cool things that just might happen to you after you’ve published a story or—more likely—a lot of stories. And while I ha... Read More »

Playing the Short Game: How to Sell Your Short Fiction (Part 27)

Playing the Short Game: How to Sell Your Short Fiction (Part 27)

Bonjour / Hola / Ciao: Selling foreign language rights (conclusion) In parts 25 and 26, I began another mini-series on your options for re-selling your stories after they’ve been published for the first time. If you haven’t already, you really, reall... Read More »

Playing the Short Game: How to Sell Your Short Fiction (Part 26)

Playing the Short Game: How to Sell Your Short Fiction (Part 26)

Bonjour / Hola / Ciao: Selling foreign language rights Last week, I began another mini-series, this one on your options for re-selling your stories after they’ve been published for the first time. If you haven’t already, you really, really need to go... Read More »

Playing the Short Game: How to Sell Your Short Fiction (Part 25)

Playing the Short Game: How to Sell Your Short Fiction (Part 25)

A Writer’s Magic Bakery: Selling your stories again (and again, and again…) Welcome back to my series on marketing and selling short fiction. Last week, I wrapped up a mini-series on everything that happens after you finally sell a story, inclu... Read More »

Playing the Short Game: How to Sell Your Short Fiction (Part 24)

Playing the Short Game: How to Sell Your Short Fiction (Part 24)

Let the Band Ring Out and the Banners Fly: To promote or not to promote Welcome back to my series on marketing and selling short fiction. I’ve written these posts in a very specific sequence, with each entry building on previous ones. You can r... Read More »

Playing the Short Game: How to Sell Your Short Fiction (Part 23)

Playing the Short Game: How to Sell Your Short Fiction (Part 23)

They Said WHAT?!?: Dealing with reviews Welcome back to my series on marketing and selling short fiction. I’ve written these posts in a very specific sequence, with each entry building on previous ones. You can read my earlier posts here. In pa... Read More »

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