Apr 27, 2011

W is for WiDo Publishing

Who are, officially, my publisher!

http://karenjonesgowen.blogspot.com/2011/04/w-is-for-wido-publishing-and-winner-of.html

My manuscript for Locked Within was chosen as the winner of a contest for a contract with them, and I'm very pleased to accept! It's an absolute honour to be chosen, and to join the WiDo family. Just a quick look at their website and reading Karen's blog tell me that WiDo are a great company, totally committed to embracing the way the publishing industry is growing and changing. I'm excited to be a part of this and I look forward to working with WiDo to prepare my book for publication.

If anyone needs me, I'll be over here, hoping this isn't all just a dream.

21 comments:

  1. Many congratulations, Paul :) I'm delighted for you!

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  2. Congratulations Paul! Look forward to reading more of your blog and your work. Stop by mine sometime: http://writeryogini.blogspot.com
    Nice to meet you,
    Melissa

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  3. Congrats Paul! That is an awesome accomplishment! Look forward to hearing about your journey :)

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  4. Woo hoo, Paul. Way to go. So very happy for you.
    Karen

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  5. oh em gee congratulations !!

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  6. Ellen: Thanks again!

    Melissa: Thank you. I see you live in Santa Fe. My wife and I have wanted to see New Mexico for years. The countryside looks amazing.

    Kerri: Thank you Kerri. Hope to see your work somewhere down the line.

    Karen: Thanks. :-)

    Quilla: Yeah, "OMG" is pretty much what I thought too.

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  7. Welcome aboard! I'm excited for you, and eager to read your book.
    Ann Best, Memoir Author

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  8. I like your new profile picture! Now we can see your face LOL. And you look much younger than in your previous one.

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  9. Thanks Aonghus, Ann!

    Karen, really? It was taken on my honeymoon, about 2 years after the last one I used. Thank my wife, she sorted through my photos to find a better profile pic!

    I've got a friend lined up to take some better headshots. Though I might have Jen pick out which one to use. ;-)

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  10. Congratulations Paul, I'm a follower on Karen's blog & just read the great news.
    From a fellow Irish person, well done you. I look forward to reading "Locked within"
    Mari

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  11. Congrats Paul! Very impressive.

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  12. Congratulations! I look forward to reading your novel. Form your blog, your writing sounds like what I love to read.

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  13. YAY!!!! Well done Paul, you totally deserve it - I'm so excited for you :)

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  14. I saw that on Karen's blog and thought: YAY!

    Well done, Paul, that's absolutely fantastic! Massive congrats!

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  15. Congratulations on your publishing contract. That is great news.

    The Madlab Post

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