The narrative situation: „Is it about you, or me – should my story be told by a he or a she?“ The narrator‘s chosen perspective is oftentimes one of the very first hurdles a new author must take when telling their story, which is why in our newest blog article, novum publishing is jumping into the fray to take a closer look at narrative situations.
Even the most creative of minds need to be nourished with inspiration and new ideas to bring out their best performances – so it should go without saying that any author in pursuit of input will, if only occasionally, have to venture out of the confines of their own home or regular workspace in search of that special inspirational infusion to get their creative juices flowing.
In every good relationship, being on the same page about the important things is key – the author-publisher dynamics are no exception. As a publishing house of repute, we take that quite literally, of course – all puns intended. Assistant editors Tanja Ferscha and Nina Pfeiler-Galos give insights in the assistance of authors at novum publishing.
Books have this wonderful ability to transport us into a whole new world or universe, all in a matter of just a few sentences. Novum publishing has picked out the crème de la crème of the United States’ best book festivals to give you an overview for you to pick from – but be aware, the choice is everything but easy!
It is a fact universally acknowledged that every good book is in need of an adequately decent title – and so, every good author finds themselves in search of the perfect book title. This search being an endeavor not always met with immediate success, a new author is always wise in having a few literary tricks upon his sleeve.
Sneaky gremlins snuck errors in your text? A writer’s path inevitably leads to literary misery? Surely not! On locating the most usual traps for new authors and how to safely steer around them on your literary journey: novum publishing offers writing tips for new authors and everyone with the ambition to become one in the first part of their series „Creative Writing for Writers“.