The Business of Writing

Business of WritingNeed to know how to format a manuscript?  Want to know the hot trends in New York publishing?  Looking for writing inspiration, tips and instruction?  You’ve come to the write place.  In addition, this is also the place to find archived articles, interviews, and PPW NewsMags.

General Business of Writing Articles

Traditional Publishing & Self Publishing

Query Letters

E-Books & Other Technology


Agents & Editors

Downloadable MP3 Files


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