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Xeus and Marshalling Publicity.

I love reading Xeus's blog posts--they're always full of neat info. The latest post is about her efforts to garner publicity for Dark City in newspapers and magazines:
My main problem on doing publicity for my book is that I'm a pseudonym, and I refuse when they want a picture of me. For them, no picture = no interview. And so I strain myself coming up with angles on how they can feature me. For the press, it's all about the angle of the story, otherwise you'd have to contend with a book review.
Do also read the comments section where Yvonne Lee (The Sky Is Crazy) and Lydia Teh (Life's Like That) chime in with their 2sen's worth.

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  1. Hey, thanks for highlighting my blog, Ted! How's the short story publication going? Any news yet?

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  2. Hi Ted! Thanks for this kind of support.

    I think the sharing of news is healthy for our writing scene.

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  3. You're welcome, both of you. No big news as yet, but I now do have a chance to polish my draft. Am making sure I'm proud of it before I release it into the wild :D

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