We are thrilled to share the exciting news about our upcoming book projects for the year 2023. As we dive into the world of literature and storytelling, we aim to provide our readers with diverse and captivating experiences. These projects will explore the realms of entrepreneurship, philanthropy, and creative expression, promising an enriching reading journey for all. Allow us to introduce you to our upcoming book titles and give you a glimpse into the wonders they hold.
1. Adventures in Entrepreneurship: Inspiring Startup Stories
Our first project, currently bearing the working title of Adventures in Entrepreneurship: Inspiring Startup Stories, delves into the captivating narratives of various entrepreneurs. This book will serve as a compilation of their inspiring tales, chronicling the beginnings of their business ventures and the subsequent growth and success they achieved. Through this collection, readers will gain valuable insights, learn from the experiences of these entrepreneurs, and find inspiration to embark on their own entrepreneurial journeys. From humble beginnings to remarkable achievements, these stories will showcase the resilience, determination, and innovative thinking that drive the entrepreneurial spirit. Join us as we unravel the captivating world of business start-ups and the individuals who dared to dream big.
2. Bringing Light into the World: Inspiring Tales of Nonprofits
Our second project, Bringing Light into the World, takes a heartfelt look into the realm of nonprofit organizations and their immense impact on society. Within its pages, you will discover a compilation of moving stories that illustrate how these nonprofits have dedicated themselves to creating positive change in the world. These stories highlight the remarkable efforts of individuals and organizations that are making a difference. Each narrative within this book serves as a testament to the power of compassion, determination, and collective action. Join us as we shine a light on these remarkable individuals and organizations, reminding us all of the difference we can make in the world.
3. Flash Fiction: Tales of Boundless Imagination
The third project in our lineup is an enchanting collection of flash fiction stories, each containing no more than 1000 words. This compilation spans across various genres, including speculative fiction, horror, romance, thriller, mystery, and more. With every turn of the page, readers will be transported to diverse and captivating worlds, exploring the depths of human emotions and the boundless possibilities of imagination. These bite-sized tales offer glimpses into extraordinary lives, gripping plot twists, and powerful emotions, all condensed into concise narratives. Whether you're a fan of a specific genre or simply enjoy immersive storytelling, this array of flash fiction will leave you spellbound, hungry for more.
Stay Informed and Be a Part of the Journey
As we prepare to unveil more details about these literary gems, including how to submit your work for consideration, we encourage you to sign up for our mailing list to stay informed. By joining our list, you will be among the first to receive detailed updates, ensuring that you don't miss out on any of the excitement surrounding these upcoming book projects. Be prepared to embark on a transformative reading experience as we bring forth stories that captivate, inspire, and ignite your imagination.
Stay tuned, because the world of literature is about to become even more enchanting in 2023.
Every child possesses unique talents and interests, and some may exhibit a natural inclination towards writing. As a parent, you can play a crucial role in fostering and supporting your child's passion for writing, ultimately helping them embark on the rewarding journey of becoming a published author. In this blog post, we will explore five key steps to encourage and guide your young writer towards realizing their dreams.
1. Encourage Them to Write
The foundation of any aspiring author's journey is a love for writing. Encouraging your child to write freely and frequently can help them develop their skills and find their unique voice. Encourage them to keep a journal, write short stories, or even experiment with poetry. Celebrate their efforts and provide constructive feedback to nurture their growth. Creating a positive writing environment will help them build confidence and embrace their creativity.
2. Nurture Their Need to Read
Reading and writing go hand in hand. Inspire your child to explore various genres and authors, both classic and contemporary. Encourage regular reading habits by providing access to a diverse range of books and making frequent visits to libraries and bookstores. Engaging in literary discussions and sharing your own favorite books can further ignite their imagination and expand their literary horizons.
3. Support Their Writing, Regardless of Genre
As a parent, you might have personal preferences when it comes to literary genres. However, it is important to support your child's writing interests, even if their chosen genre differs from your own tastes. By respecting their creative choices, you empower them to express themselves authentically. Be open-minded and appreciate the effort they put into their work, offering constructive criticism while preserving their enthusiasm.
4. Find a Mentor
A mentor can have a profound impact on a young writer's growth and development. Look for established authors, teachers, or writing groups in your community who can provide guidance and inspiration. (I have a writing group in the Fitchburg, MA, area. We also have online workshops and events. Take a look here.) Mentors can offer valuable insights, provide feedback on your child's writing, and offer advice on improving their craft. This relationship can be a source of encouragement and motivation throughout their writing journey.
5. Help Them Publish Their Work
Publishing your child's work, even in a small capacity, can be an incredibly validating experience. Begin by exploring local writing competitions, school publications, or online platforms that welcome submissions from young writers. Guide your child through the submission process, offering assistance with editing, formatting, and crafting a compelling cover letter. Celebrate each milestone along the way, whether it's receiving positive feedback, winning an award, or even securing a publication. At Bradham Publishing, we have multiple ways for young authors to publish their work at no cost to the family.
Supporting your child's dreams of becoming a published author requires patience, understanding, and unwavering support. By encouraging them to write, nurturing their love for reading, respecting their chosen genre, finding a mentor, and guiding them through the publishing process, you can empower your child to embrace their passion for writing and take confident steps towards their goal. Remember, the journey may be long, but the rewards of seeing your child's words in print are immeasurable.
If you'd like to find ways to help your child become a published author, please use my contact form to get free information. I have ways that help your child publish their work at no cost to the family. I feel it is important to help young authors published and promoted so that their passion for writing flourishes.
About L. Shay Bradham - Owner of Bradham Publishing
L. Shay Bradham has loved writing since she was a child, but she has found that her true calling is providing a platform for writers far more talented than she. Showcasing the work of others is where she feels most fulfilled.
Shay lives in New England with her family. She loves D&D, board games, horror flicks, and coffee that is strong enough to crawl out of her cup.