One of those promotional things that upcoming writers could do is “The Interview”, although such a thing is common enough for artists of all kinds. We get to talk about our work and, in a way, promote what we are doing.
If you’re really lucky, some prominent publication will call you up and want to do an interview, and they publish it, and you get recognised and all goes well, and your work is noticed.
And then there are the ones who ask you to pay for the privilege to be interviewed, as part of some publicity outreach, and you get some standard questions to answer from people who have barely an inkling of your work in the first place… not to disparage it all, it is business for some and some do have a good reputation in doing this business.
As much as I think its cool to get into…
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