Monday, September 2, 2013

LAUNCHED: On the Struggle to Self-Promote: Notes from the Trenches by Kiini Ibura Salaam

Today's a popular launch day. The first launch we've got to announce is On the Struggle to Self-Promote: Notes from the Trenches by Tiptree Award winning author, Kiini Ibura Salaam. A collection of essays about the psychological side of self promotion, this book is timeless. It won't become obsolete no matter how the publishing world changes, as no matter what we have to do to self promote, we need to be at peace with the process.

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Buy during release week to get the SIGNED edition!

After over 20 years as a writer, Kiini Ibura Salaam is fascinated by all the backstage psychological wrangling writers go through to sustain their careers. With a regular column on writing, Kiini has written almost 100 mini-essays exploring the nitty, gritty of what it takes to sustain a writing career. 

Salaam's "Notes from the Trenches" series takes an inside look at everything from the psychology of being a writer to the logistics of sustaining a writing practice to the business of writing. In this volume--On the Struggle to Self-Promote--Salaam shares the perils, pitfalls, and challenges of self-promotion, while suggesting approaches to viewing self-promotion as an act of honoring and sharing your artistic creations.

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