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Writing a Cookbook

Last week I wrapped up my second cookbook, or that is to say, I finished writing it. There will undoubtedly be more rounds of edits and proof reading before final print. From recipe testing to photography, people are always very curious and enthusiastic to learn about what goes into writing a …

The Closest Mark Twain Came to Writing a Cookbook

Mark Twain fans need this book.<p><i>Getting a chef to pick a favorite cookbook is like asking a parent to choose her most-loved child. But F&W pressed</i> …

5 Lessons I Learned While Writing My First Cookbook

I'm about a month away from turning in my first cookbook, and I can definitely say it's been the biggest project I've taken on in my professional life. I am writing and developing 115 recipes over about nine months, along with travel, research and interviews—and, in my spare time, maintaining a …

Danica Patrick's secret dream? To write a cookbook

PHOENIX — While visiting with students and giving advice on how best to achieve their dreams, Danica Patrick revealed a dream of her own on Thursday: She wants to write a cookbook.<p>Patrick met with youths at Arizona Call-A-Teen Resources, an educational and workforce development agency which won a …

5 Lessons I Learned Writing the Genius Recipes Cookbook

<i>Today: A crash course in cookbook writing from the author of Food52's own Genius Recipes: 100 Recipes That Will Change the Way You Cook (on shelves today!)—plus, some sneak peeks inside the book.</i><p>Until last year, I didn't have any idea what writing a cookbook would look like, and how it would be …

Diana Henry: how to write a cookbook

Books don’t come out of nowhere. I’ve never thought, ‘Oh, time for another one, what should I write about next?’<p>They always grow out of something in my life. My latest book, A Bird in the Hand, (a book of chicken recipes), was always going to be written, it was just a question of when. My …

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Sammy Hagar’s Next Chapter: Writing a ‘Lifestyle Cookbook’

Nobody was more shocked than Sammy Hagar when his 2011 memoir <i>Red: My Uncensored Life in Rock</i> shot to Number One on the <i>New York Times Best Sellers</i> …

How writing regularly can improve your creativity and clarity

Starting or running a business is a risky endeavor. Entrepreneurs and artists deal with a storm of surprises and self-doubt, and they need to constantly learn and adapt to steer the ship to safety.<p>I’ve found that one of the best avenues for problem solving is writing. The process of putting pen to …

MacTrast Deals: Scrivener for Mac/PC – Award-Winning Writing App

- Sep 10, 2015<p>Here’s your chance to grab Scrivener, the award-winning writing app for Mac and PC that is used by a number of New York Times …

Should You Write a Book?

You probably won't make much money, but a book can be a great marketing tool and credibility builder.<p>When corporate philanthropy consultant Susan Hyatt wrote a book, <i>Strategy for Good: Business Giving Strategies for the 21st Century</i>, it went on to win four publishing awards and got testimonials from …

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5 Things You SHOULDN'T Worry About When Building Your Platform | cooks & books

I know it’s technically September, but I have unanimously agreed with myself that we could use one last article in August’s The Good Stuff series. In …

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