As a new publishing press, I understand that there’s a lot to consider before sending in your manuscript - it’s a huge risk for any author to send their work out into the world, especially in the hands of an unknown.
So, I wanted to give my pledge to you and to share some of my experiences outside of Cuthbert & Young that should give you an idea of my background and inspire confidence!
While working with Wordsmith_HQ, I have led the charge on different types of publications, including poetry pamphlets, short story anthologies, and more. I’ve worked closely with writers to edit their precious words, designed cover art, formatted each page—you might say that they were my babies, too!
Here are just a few examples of the work I’ve done to bring their publications to life:
Once upon a time, I was a high school English teacher, though now I mainly work with adults to teach them creative writing. Most recently was a workshop at Nottingham Writers’ Studio called ‘Introduction to Children’s Fiction’!