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Random Thoughts: Pen Names

I’ve been reading a bit about Pen Names lately and am just curious, how many of you actually use them?

I can truly see the benefits of using pen names, most importantly, to conceal your identity. 

Pen Names

If The Mystery of the Author's Identity Is The Most Interesting Thing About Your Book, Your Book Might Not Be That Good.

This review was written for American Book Center’s You Review. The advanced reading copy of The First Fifteen Lives of Harry August written by Claire North was gracefully provided by ABC. 430 more words


On Writing Under a Pseudonym

I am not Miranda Cane.

My name is something else – and, to illustrate how unreasonable I am, my name is recognized as a bit of an authority in another world. 482 more words

Author Platform Building

Alvaro de Campos alias Fernando Pessoa und das Leben als entzogenes Abenteuer

“Wir alle haben zwei Leben:
das wahre, dass wir uns in der Kindheit erträumten
und als Erwachsene weiterträumen auf Nebelgrund;
das falsche, was wir gemeinsam mit anderen verbringen, 1,292 more words


HOLY cat and mouse Regina!!

I JUST called using my pseudonym and spoke w/ you, in yet another of my famous recon missions gleaning/gathering information!!!! An hour later, you’re walking into my unwatched, unguarded … and… 64 more words


What's In A Pen Name?

The most common question I’ve gotten from friends and family when I tell them that I’m publishing a book is:

Why are you using a pen name? 263 more words

Pen Name

Pen Names and Porn Names

A couple of events covered in the news during the past few months have connected in my brain, and these have caused me to think about the use of fake names in artistic/creative endeavors. 1,062 more words