Posts tagged ‘Publishing’

No One Feels Like a Grown-Up—Not Even Adulting Author Kelly Williams Brown

Being in your twenties is a weird time. On the one hand, you feel like an adult. You live in your own apartment (or a place…

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5 Writers Offer Advice on How to Make Writing Your Career

You take a deep drag on your cigarette and another swig of coffee. It’s long gone cold, but you can’t get up to make another cup…

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I Thought I Was an Editorial Assistant… So What Am I Doing in the Kitchen?

The okonomiyaki on the grill is sizzling, the miso soup is about to boil over, and I’m still frantically chopping pickled ginger for the garnish. Oh,…

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I Was Meant to Be Involved in Theater—in a Different Way

It’s hard to even say the name Broadway without getting a little star-struck. The word itself conjures images of bright lights, sparkly costumes, and A-list actors.…

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5 Unexpected Career Options for Psychology Majors

You lay back on the brown leather recliner, your hands folding over your chest as you close your eyes. Behind you sits a man with a…

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A Few Failures From My Twenties—And What They Taught Me

I’m not gonna lie—I’m a little nervous. My heart is pounding, I feel sick to my stomach, and I’m wondering whether I should just delete this…

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Welcome to the Real World: Interview with Lauren Berger of InternQueen

If you’re about to graduate (or just graduated), chances are you’ve heard one or two people mention something called “the real world,” but what is this…

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Want to Self-Publish a Book? Here’s How Laura Did It

Did you know that the AfterCollege Blog team is composed of a Literature major (Melissa) and a Creative Writing major (Kellen)? So there’s a little proof…

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Why Writing a Book Isn’t as Scary as It Seems

Ever since you went through that angsty phase and spent hours locked in your room, typing away at “your zombie novel,” you’ve fancied yourself a writer.…

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