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.
Tuesday, 11 July 2006
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: