Posts made in September, 2009

Writing Advice: Yet Another Reason Why Reading Slush Is Good For Authors

Posted by on Sep 15, 2009 in Apex Publications Blog: Matters of SF, Fantasy, and Horror | 0 comments

By Jennifer Brozek You would be surprised at the number of submissions I receive that still have all of their tracked changes in them. We’re talking edits, comments and all those other wonderful things that the “Track Changes” function in WORD does. The way my WORD is set up, all documents are opened to the “Final Showing Markup” setting. That means I get to see every comment of the reader asking questions, every edit… and in the case of writing contracts (yes, this has happened) who had this contract before me and how much they were paid. Yes, this is even happening on my invite-only anthology for the Apex Book Company. Shocked the heck out of me. But, as I have...

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