Wednesday, April 22, 2009
Times Best Seller Viehl Shares Financial Realities of Publishing
Truth Be Told
Wow, it certainly is refreshing to hear the truth for once. A long held sacred cow of the publishing industry is the silence of publishers and authors about advances and royalty statements. The marvelous NY Times Best Selling author, Lynn Viehl (also, S. L. Viehl), lays it all on the line, including her royalty statement, to dispel some of the myths and exaggerations about the writing business.
CLICK HERE to read Lynn's excellent article!
What do you think? Is this similar to your experience or that of your colleagues? Any wisdom, hearsay, ranting to add to the subject?
Have a rest of the week!
PS - Many thanks to Mari Adkins for the link!