On Thursday, May 23 at 7:00 p.m. ET we had the pleasure of hosting a live chat with authors Elizabeth Norris (Unraveling and Unbreakable) and Brodi Ashton (Everneath and Everbound) — plus special guest Kristin Rens, editor at the HarperCollins imprint, Balzer + Bray. We chatted about what it takes to be a successful author besides writing a killer book. check out some of the highlights below or catch a full recap here.
On what happens when an editor finds a book to publish:
On the inevitable pitfalls of long revisions:
On ignoring the haters:
On promoting your work without being a promoter: