Writing can be a competitive sport. If you write just to share your words with your followers, then there are not many rules to follow. If you write with the intention of getting your work into books, magazines, and shared on social media pages, you must take the time and patience to scrutinize your work. One little mistake may cause your submission to be thrown out the door. Some publishers may be more lenient than others, but it is not a chance you want to take if you want to succeed and get your name out there.
Here are a few tips to help when submitting:
- Proofread. – Read your work over and over until your eyes are tired. It is possible that you will scan over the simplest error even after looking at it several times. If you must, put it away and look at it again later…
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