How Submitting to Publications Made Me a Better Writer

Accepted or rejected, it’s still a valuable lesson.

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Self-publishing is rewarding but…

Increases my exposure

Developing grit and thicker skin

Stretching my range of writing styles

Expanding the number of topics I cover

Building trust and clout with my readers

Validating my writing ability and giving me the confidence to start freelancing

Learning to work with editors

Gaining insight into how publications work

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Think. Draft. Publish.

Katharine Chan, MSc, BSc, PMP

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Sum (心, ♡) on Sleeve | Author. Speaker. Wife. Mom of 2 | Embrace Culture. Love Yourself. Improve Relationships | sumonsleeve.com/books

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Katharine Chan, MSc, BSc, PMP

Written by

Sum (心, ♡) on Sleeve | Author. Speaker. Wife. Mom of 2 | Embrace Culture. Love Yourself. Improve Relationships | sumonsleeve.com/books

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Blank Page is home to stories that help creatives get smarter at writing.

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