Happy New Year everybody!
I hope 2011 brings you all you hope for in writing and personal goals.
See you next year!
"...Pratt began publishing with Smashwords in early 2009. His first quarterly royalty payment was $7.82. While most authors would find that number discouraging, Pratt was encouraged. It was a start.Here's a link to the full article on Teleread if you're interested: Smashwords Author Brian S. Pratt to Earn over $100,000 in 2011
In the quarters since, Pratt’s earnings have grown, and in recent quarters he’s become a veritable breakout success. Last quarter, he earned over $18,000 from sales across the Smashwords retail distribution network. This quarter, with three weeks to go, he’s on track to break $25,000. He’s on track to earn over $100,000 in 2011 at Smashwords, and up to $200,000 total when he includes his projected Amazon sales."
A trip to the Writer’s Digest Conference in New York City, $500 cash, publication in Writer’s Digest, and a copy of the 2011 Poet’s Market. Enter the only Writer’s Digest competition exclusively for poets. Whatever your style—rhyming, free verse, haiku or something else—as long as your poems are 32 lines or fewer, we want them all!
DEADLINE: DECEMBER 15, 2010For more information, or to enter the contest, go to: WritersDigest.com/poetryawards