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Writing After Retirement:Tips by Successful Retired Writers
Book Publisher: Scarecrow Press
Co-editor: Carol Smallwood co-edited Women on Poetry: Writing,Revising, Publishing and Teaching (McFarland, 2012), on Poets &Writers Magazine’s “List of Best Books for Writers”;edited Pre- & Post-Retirement Tips for Librarians (AmericanLibrary Association, 2012).
Co-editor: Dr. Christine Redman-Waldeyer, Assistant Professor,Coordinator of the Journalism Option Program, Passaic County CommunityCollege, Paterson, New Jersey; Editor/Founder, AdannaLiterary Journal; Author, Eve Asks (Muse-Pie Press,2011).
An anthology of unpublished 3,000-4,000 word chapters by successful,retired writers from the U.S. and Canada (up to 3 co-authors)previously following other careers than writing. Looking fortopics as: Business Aspects of Writing, Writing as a New Career,Networking, Using Life Experience, Surveys/Interviews on RetiredWriters, Finding Your Niche, Getting Published, Following Dreams Puton Hold, Privacy and Legal Issues, Working With Editors, TimeManagement. With living longer, early retirement, popularity of memoirwriting, this is a how-to for baby boomers who now have time to write.Compensation: one complimentary copy per chapter, discount onadditional copies.
Please e-mail two chapter topics each described in two sentences byFebruary 28, 2013 with brief pasted bio to firstname.lastname@example.org RETIREMENT/Last Name on the subject line. If co-authored,pasted bios for each.