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Ask PubCrawl: How to Land an Internship

Last month I answered some questions about how to break into the publishing industry via publishing programs. Since then I’ve received a few more questions about publishing, specifically about internships and freelance opportunities. As always, you can always listen to our podcast episodes, email us, or send us an ask through Tumblr if you have any publishing/writing related questions, and we may answer them in the future! From Linda: As an aspiring Author-Illustrator of a current […]

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To Work in Publishing Or Not to Work in Publishing: That is the Question

Pub Crawl is such a wonderful mixture of things. Writing craft, publishing industry insights, Days in the Life posts, cover reveals, and so many other things. In fact, being an avid Pub Crawl reader is partly what made me curious enough to know more about what being on the inside of the industry was like. Admittedly, I’m still learning! But for any of our readers who are considering breaking into publishing, here are some of […]

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Ask Alex: Common Internship Mistakes

This month I’m breaking with format and tackling something that’s been on my mind recently. As always, I’m happy to take questions here in the comments, but you’re more than welcome to email me if you’d like to ask privately. I’ll always double-check to make sure it’s okay to post the question here. It might seem like strange timing, but now that summer is winding down and internship season is almost over, I wanted to […]

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Ask Alex: Summer Publishing Courses

Happy April!  This month I’m back with a question submitted to me via email (I’m happy to take questions here in the comments, but you’re more than welcome to email me if you’d like to ask privately. I’ll always double-check to make sure it’s okay to post the question here.) From Ashley: Hi Alex! Thanks for taking time to answer everyone’s questions… I hope you don’t mind me emailing you, but it’s kind of time […]

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Ask Alex: Internships

Thanks for all of your great questions last month! I’m so excited to kick off the first Ask Alex with something that seems to be on a lot of people’s minds now that spring is here and summer is on the horizon: internships. Let me start off by speaking about internships generally. The first and most important thing I have to stress is: they are by NO means required to work in publishing. How many […]

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