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This Novel is Happening chronicles the story behind the writing of my first novel, the process of submitting it, getting rejected, and it finally being accepted for publication. After almost a decade of thinking it will never happen, it's happening. It's real. I'm scared and have no clue what I'm doing. What happens next? I'm not sure.

This Novel is Happening chronicles the story behind the writing of my first novel, the process of submitting it, getting rejected, and it finally being accepted for publication. After almost a decade of thinking it will never happen, it's happening. It's real. I'm scared and have no clue what I'm doing. What happens next? I'm not sure.
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This Novel is Happening chronicles the story behind the writing of my first novel, the process of submitting it, getting rejected, and it finally being accepted for publication. After almost a decade of thinking it will never happen, it's happening. It's real. I'm scared and have no clue what I'm doing. What happens next? I'm not sure.

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English


Episodes

Episode 8 | What to do while you wait

1/15/2019
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The novel has been submitted and now the waiting begins for the first round of edits from the publisher. What will Gloria do while she waits? Find out this time on This Novel is Happening.

Duration:00:16:21

Episode 7 | Revisions, Round 1

1/8/2019
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Before the novel was submitted on January 1st, Gloria needed to do some revisions and add to the story. Hear about the process and what's next this time on This Novel is Happening.

Duration:00:29:19

Episode 6 | Leland Cheuk Interview

1/1/2019
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Gloria's novel was submitted to and rejected from dozens of publishers before it was accepted by Unsolicited Press. To find out why it was rejected from one of those publishers and to learn more about the publishing process for smaller presses, Gloria interviews Leland Cheuk of 7.13 Books this time on This Novel is Happening.

Duration:00:48:39

Episode 5 | The Waiting Game

12/27/2018
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You've submitted your novel to publishers, and now the waiting starts. What do you do next? What happens when you get a rejection? How do you handle the emotions? Find out this time on This Novel is Happening.

Duration:00:29:03

Episode 4 | How and where to submit a novel

12/17/2018
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You can't get your novel published without the submission process. How do you get it out there? Who do you send it to? What happens next? Find out this time on This Novel is Happening.

Duration:00:27:20

Episode 3 | The novel sat for a decade. Why?

12/10/2018
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After writing the novel, Gloria set it down for nearly a decade. Why? What happened when she came back to it? How has she changed as a writer? How does she feel about the novel now? Find out the answers to these questions and more this time on This Novel is Happening.

Duration:00:47:59

Episode 2 | How to write a novel

12/3/2018
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How exactly did Gloria write this novel? From concept, to character profiles, outlining and more, find out Gloria's novel writing process this time on This Novel is Happening.

Duration:00:51:08

Episode 1 | Who is Gloria Panzera?

11/26/2018
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She's getting her novel published in 2019. She's starting a podcast to document the journey. But who is she? Find out who Gloria Panzera is this time on This Novel is Happening.

Duration:00:37:23

This Novel is Happening | Coming Soon

11/15/2018
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This Novel is Happening, a podcast about getting your first book published, is coming soon!

Duration:00:01:56