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  1. washboardalex

    washboardalex Member

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    Novice Publishing Question

    Discussion in 'Publishing' started by washboardalex, Jul 8, 2011.

    Hey Guys, I've just had a short story published and the publisher wants me to write a short "exert" to be published alongside it. What is this, and what sort of information should go into it?
     
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    Islander Contributing Member Contributor

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    Did he mean "excerpt"?
     
  3. washboardalex

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    Possibly, but then why would I have to write it? Don't they just pick which part they like then and copy-paste it?
     
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    I think what they probably want is a paragraph about who you are, not an excerpt.

    Look at their magazine, and see what other contributors have with their stories.
     
  5. washboardalex

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    Thanks for the help :).
     

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