Monday, January 4, 2010
Page Readers talks with Shelly Lieber
Shelley Lieber, The Wordy Woman, is the author and creator of 4Ps to Publishing Success™ Products and VIPAuthors.com. She is co-founder of Visual Impressions Book & Fine Art Publishing. She combines her background in writing, editing, marketing and public relations to help writers and artists.
She created the 4Ps to Publishing Success™ Products to educate aspiring writers in the art of writing and business of publishing. VIP Authors Mentorship Programs help guide new authors through the publishing process. Visual Impressions Publishing was formed to give new voices a chance to be heard.
A publishing professional for over 30 years, Shelley is committed to the art of creative communication. She has contributed to dozens of national and local publications and most recently was profile editor for Balance, columnist for Us Artists and contributor to CitySmart, Las Olas and Lincoln Road magazines in South Florida. She has been a book editor for Holt, Rinehart & Winston, Macmillan and McGraw-Hill publishing companies in New York. As associate publisher for consumer and trade magazines, she helped small business and corporate clients with advertising, marketing and promotion.
Shelley is a member of the Authors Guild, National League of American Pen Women, and past president, National Association of Women Writers, South Florida chapter.
Shelley shared with Page Readers her story of publishing and writing, her view on the digital options available to authors and the importance of social media. Be sure to sign up to receive Shelley's Wordy Woman Newsletter to keep you motivated in your own writing and informed of publishing trends.