We need some humor today (or at least I do), so here’s a link to a funny piece by poet/fiction writer David Ebenbach, about how to promote your book of poetry. Example:
#8. Reviews really help put the book out in front of people, at least if the review is from the New York Times. So, you know, if the New York Times offers to review the book, I say go for it.
Read the rest here: http://www.thebigjewel.com/thirteen-awesome-pro-tips-for-promoting-your-book-of-poetry
And, actually, speaking of promotion, David will be one of the three readers at lovely Upshur Books in Petworth/DC on Thursday, March 24 at 7PM. He’ll be joined by Baltimore writer Kathy Flann and yours truly!
Details here: http://upshurstreetbooks.com/?page_id=205