Cindy K. Sproles is an author, speaker, and conference teacher. She is the cofounder of ChristianDevotions.us and the executive editor of www.inspireafire.com. Cindy works as a writing mentor and a life coach, teaching at Christian women's events and writers conferences nationwide. She is the director of the Asheville Christian Writers Conference. Her devotions are published highly across the eastern seaboard. Cindy is the managing editor of SonRise Devotionals and Straight Street Books for Lighthouse Publishing of the Carolinas. You can find her at www.cindysproles.com.
I Can Be Published Just Because I Can
In this class we talk about self-publishing and how to decide if this is right for you. We discuss the attitude of learning to wait, the growth and process improvement that rejection teaches us, and the business decision of launching into self- publication. We also talk about the importance of making the proper financial investments to make your work the best it can be before publishing. This class if filled with hard hitting information that is important if you choose to self-publish.
The Long Road To Publication
In this class we discuss the process after a manuscript is completed. Here we talk about how to find an agent, what is expected from an agent and from the client. We discuss the publisher and working with an editor as well as the importance of learning to trust the publisher with your work. Attitude is a big part of your success and being a good author to work with carries a lot of weight in the industry. We'll have some good information about the entire publishing process from manuscript to the birth of the book to marketing the baby after it's born.