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Publishing your work

Post by Kitkat on 28th September 2012, 12:24

Some useful links on how to go about getting your poems/articles/books published:



Just to get you started, Feather.

We can add more stuff here as and when.

(Click into the 'Comments' to this for details)
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Re: Publishing your work

Post by Kitkat on 29th September 2012, 22:10

Some links on how to publish your stuff freely online:

Booksie - Share Your Poems, Short Stories, Novels, and more with the world. (Free)

AllPoetry.com - Publish your poetry online
Friendly feedback on your poetry

Connect with other poets for appreciation, encouragement, and feedback. Turn your hobby into something serious with our free writing courses. Customize your poems with backgrounds, images, and fonts. Our thriving community will inspire you!

Whether your goal is to publish a poetry book, improve your work, or just make friends - we believe you can do it. For over ten years we’ve helped over 300,000 poets improve.

How to publish your poetry - Advice from Peter Finch's classic handbook
Writing poetry is a creative and imaginative process, but getting it published is a very practical one. How To Publish Your Poetry is a clear and detailed guide on how to get your poetry into print - for both the novice and the more established poet.
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Kindle Direct Publishing

Post by Kitkat on 29th September 2012, 22:14

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With Kindle Direct Publishing (KDP) you can self-publish your books on the Amazon Kindle Store. It's free, fast, and easy. Books self-published through KDP can participate in the 70% royalty program and are available for purchase on Kindle devices and Kindle apps for iPad, iPhone, iPod touch, PC, Mac, BlackBerry, and Android-based devices. With KDP, you can self-publish books in many languages - including English, German, French, Spanish, Portuguese, and Italian - and specify pricing in US Dollars, Pounds Sterling, and Euros. You will also find useful information on our active community forum.

https://kdp.amazon.com/self-publishing/signin/188-8994376-3182827
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Writers Network

Post by Kitkat on 29th September 2012, 22:20

Writers-Network is a FREE creative writing community created in 2004 to provide a place for writers and poets to share their writing, get constructive feedback and interact with other people who share their same passion. If you're a writer looking for a place to share your poems and short-stories as well as read writing from a diverse group of writers, you have come to the right place. Joining is fast, easy and (always) free!

Our basic membership is anything but basic and includes everything you need to get started. Create an online portfolio and submit an unlimited number of poems and stories. Participate in contests, discussions, polls, live chat and earn points by reviewing. The only requirement for joining this premier poetry site is that you share our common passion for writing and reading. After all...Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body (Joseph Addison). So, what are you waiting for?


http://www.writers-network.com/
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Re: Publishing your work

Post by Kitkat on 8th January 2014, 19:50

Just wondering if you ever did go further into looking to have some of your work published, Feather? study 

I know your plans got interrupted at the time, but hope you haven't given up on the idea altogether.  
That would be a real shame.  Such talent should not be hidden away.
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Re: Publishing your work

Post by Whiskers on 9th January 2014, 09:17

@KitKat wrote:Such talent should not be hidden away.

Here Here!!  :thumb:     Listen to KK, Feather.  I agree wholeheartedly.

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