To Be Taken Seriously, Master These Essential Skills
By Dorothy Love
If you’re interested in getting published, it’s best not to look like an amateur. I’m suggesting three skills that any aspiring author must master if he/she hopes to be taken seriously where it counts–with agents, editors, and ultimately, with readers.
First, master the fine points of grammar, usage, and mechanics. Invest in a copy of The Chicago Manual of Style. When you have a question about [...]