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Scene One: Your Book and Poetry

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Scene One: Your Book and Poetry

Like a fluffy, well-placed ribbon cascading down a vase of fresh flowers, adding poetry into a manuscript is a small touch which adds a lot of beauty—if done correctly. If done incorrectly, it can clash with, distract from, or (worse) obliterate any view of the original masterpiece. How do you make sure that you’re using […]

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Now That My Book is Finished, How Do I Finance It?

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Now That My Book is Finished, How Do I Finance It?

We know that God helped you write your book and now He’ll help you finance it. Jeremiah 29:11 says that He knows the plans He has for you, plans of profit, for an expected end. That includes financing your first book! One of the hardest things to do is raise money. One possibility for financing […]

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Ask the Editor: Comma Conundrums Part I…When to Use a Semicolon

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Ask the Editor: Comma Conundrums Part I…When to Use a Semicolon

Let me take you back to an 8th grade English class. The teacher is saying something about commas, semicolons and conjunctions. You’re pretty much lost, spacing out a bit or writing a note to your crush three seats back. Why is it so hard to remember punctuation rules? It’s probably because technical terms are not […]

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Xulon Press Successful Author Spotlight Follow-up: Kat Kerr’s Tips To Market Your Book

Xulon Press Successful Author Spotlight Follow-up: Kat Kerr’s Tips To Market Your Book

As promised in our most recent Xulon Press Successful Author Spotlight, featuring world renowned minister and public speaker Kat Kerr, we present the “Top Ten Tips For New Authors To Market Your Book” that have been proven to be successful by Kat herself. She shares how she started from nothing but just a promise from […]

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Ask the Editor: How Do I Get Pictures and Permissions For My Book?

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Ask the Editor: How Do I Get Pictures and Permissions For My Book?

Question of the year, right? Well, it feels that way to us.  Here at Xulon Press, we consistently hear this question, so we decided to blog on it for you and for anyone else who might need it in the future. These are the basics of photo permissions and although it can seem daunting at […]

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