Freelance editing and free writing, publishing, and editorial resources
For self-publishers and authors seeking literary agents and traditional publication . . .
Welcome to the main resources page of Helping You Get Published. Here you will find summaries of, and links to, the following resources for authors:
- Articles to help you get published and promote your book
- Book and writing sites
- Insider advice on approaching agents and publishers
- Tips on memoir writing
- How-to videos for writers
- Quotes on writing and literary life
- Helping You Get Published social media
- Archived news for authors
to agents and publishers, available in most public libraries and large bookstores.
Articles for writers
Patricia Anderson's continuing series, Writing for Publication, will help you write to a professional standard and get your work into print. Access articles on writing, editing, and publishing . . .
To find book and trade news, reviews, writers' resources, professional associations, agent directories, and publishers' guidelines, link to my list of book writing and publishing websites . . .
How to get a book published—
Approaching agents, editors & publishers
For authors of commercial fiction and nonfiction, here are the keys that will open the doors to getting published . . .
Memoir writing tips
Aspiring authors of autobiographical works, biographies, and family histories sometimes have trouble getting started. If this sounds like you, check out my practical editorial advice on writing memoirs . . .
Videos for writers
Favorite literary & writing quotes
For fun and inspiration, here are some great thoughts for great writing . . .
For news and insights about writing, editing, and publishing, check out Helping You Get Published in the social media . . .
Need further help with your book project?
Contact Patricia for freelance editing and professional advice . . .