Vanessa Willoughby

Vanessa Willoughby

Fiction Editor | Brain Mill Press

Vanessa Willoughby is a Brooklyn-based writer and editor. Her bylines include but are not limited to Bitch, the Toast, Vice, Broadly, Book Riot, Hazlitt, the Hairpin, and Shondaland. She is a fiction editor for Brain Mill Press under the imprint Kindred Books.

How to Work in Publishing and Advance Your Writing Career (Spoiler: You Don’t Have to Become an Editor)

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Most agents will tell you, “Don’t quit your day job.” Even if you’re successful, chances are that writing won’t pay (all of) the bills. So what’s a writer to do? Consider a job in publishing. Whether it’s working as a publicist at a major house or as an ambassador for a literary nonprofit, there are […]

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