For my final Independent Press Spotlight - I interviewed two of the powerhouses behind Pink Fish Press, Renda Belle Dodge, Managing Editor and Senior Editor, Sarah Martinez. Brave, Delightful, Insightful women.
Pink Fish Press: A recent arrival on the publishing scene, dedicated to publishing high quality writing through close working relationships with their authors. Visit their website for their Submission guidelines.
We often hear "voice" is the most important aspect of an author's work to help them get their manuscripts published, is this what prompts you to say yes to a project? What does "voice" mean to you?
What is your most common advice to new authors - where should they look to hone their craft? Workshops? Writing on their own? Working with writer's groups? MFA/Creative Writing Programs? Other?
What prompted you to start an independent press during such difficult economic times?
The May spotlight will be on your author Sheila Hageman, what drew you to her work?