Last weekend at the Pasadena LitFest, BookBaby president Brian Felsen had the opportunity to interview Janet Fitch, author of White Oleander (picked for Oprah’s Book Club) and Paint It Black. They discussed, in part, her famous 10 Writing Tips article which originally appeared on her blog, and Janet has kindly given us permission to repost it below.
[Video of their interview will be posted in the coming months.]
Read on for some great advice!
10 Writing Tips from bestselling novelist Janet Fitch
1. Write the sentence, not just the story
Long ago I got a rejection from the editor of the Santa Monica Review, Jim Krusoe. It said:Read More...