Writing in Coloration by Nafiza Azad (Edited by), Melody Simpson (Edited by)
So, you’re pondering of writing a ebook. Or, possibly you’ve written one, and are questioning what to do with it. What does it take to publish a novel, or perhaps a quick story? In case you’re a author of colour, these questions would possibly multiply; in any case, there’s a number of writing recommendation on the market, and it may be arduous to know the way a lot of it actually applies to your personal experiences. If any of this sounds such as you, you’re in the proper place: this assortment of essays, written completely by authors of colour, is right here to encourage and empower writers of all ages and backgrounds to search out their voice as they put pen to web page.
Maybe you’re simply getting began. Right here you’ll discover a complete toolkit of recommendation from bestselling and award-winning authors for specializing in an concept, touchdown on a viewpoint, and studying which guidelines had been meant to be damaged. Or maybe you could have questions on every thing past the primary draft: what’s it actually like being a printed writer? These writers demystify the method, sharing private tales as they cast their very own path to publication, and particularly from their views as writer of colour.
Each author has a unique journey. Perhaps yours has already began. Or possibly it begins proper right here.
Contributors embrace: Julie C. Dao, Chloe Gong, Joan He, Kosoko Jackson, Adiba Jaigirdar, Darcie Little Badger, Yamile Saied Mendez, Axie Oh, Laura Pohl, Cindy Pon, Karuna Riazi, Gail D. Villanueva, Julian Winters, and Kat Zhang.