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It's my business

I spent more than a decade as a freelance advertising copywriter before I became a playwright. So when I shifted genres – taking a huge paycut in the process! 477 more words


Announcement: The Order of the Key

I have to be honest – I, the writer, cannot actually put my excitement into words. The Order of the Key, my young adult contemporary fantasy novel, has been contracted for publication by Distinguished Press, a relatively new publishing company that specializes in the publication of series. 233 more words

The Order Of The Key

The Business of Writing: Editing to Suit Market Demands by Brad Windhauser

The Business of Writing: Editing to Suit Market Demands by Brad Windhauser

When I watch a movie or read a book and then encounter a forced happy ending, I get annoyed. 686 more words


Don’t be a Punk!: The Secret to Marketing Your Work

By Jennie Jarvis

People who have never worked within the film industry are often surprised when I tell them about the ins and outs of how a screenplay gets turned into a movie. 1,294 more words


To Edit or Not to Edit

I belong to an email group for indie writers. Recently the group had a discussion about professional editing and whether or not it is important to hire an editor to review your story. 402 more words

Beth M James

Fiction Friday

Good morning, folks!

I am so ecstatic to be excited about writing again!  I am thrilled that I finished the Father’s Day project.  I can’t wait to get back to Anna & Liam.   2,533 more words


"The End"

Gods how I love those words!

Here, look at them again:

Yes, I took a picture of my laptop. *laughs*

That particular story is the one for Dad for Father’s Day.   103 more words