Category Archives: Publicity

We have a name!

My new Rogers TV show finally has a name, and after three weeks of submitting names to the copyright lawyers at Rogers TV (only to have them rejected), we finally decided to use the name of this blog: Getting Published. … Continue reading

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Producing a TV show …

A few months ago, I pitched Rogers TV with the idea of doing a TV series about authors during the Ottawa International Writers Festival. I thought there would be some interest in the capital for the show, given the scope … Continue reading

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Nathan Kwok: An Ottawa Photographer

Nathan Kwok was the photographer who did the photo shoot with me for The Kitchissippi Times a month or two ago. I think he’s brilliant, and after our shoot, I blogged about the different approaches that the various photographers had … Continue reading

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The Blog Tour has begun…

The blog tour has begun!  You’ll recall that a blog tour is where a number of different bloggers focus on one book and each posts on a different day, one after the other. Ten different bloggers will be posting their … Continue reading

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Book Trailers (and a plug for one of my pals)

I’ve been thinking a lot about book trailers these days. These are the nifty little short infomercials that are showing up on Youtube. One of my AW pals, Samantha Sotto, has crafted a little gem for her novel, Before Ever … Continue reading

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Media, social and otherwise

Starting on Monday, a real treat: my friend, author Anne Devereux will ‘guest blog’ with a four part primer on Twitter for Dummies. She’ll explain how to set up a Twitter account, how to use it,and what all those darn acronyms mean.  (Her … Continue reading

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