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Update From a Slightly Less Terrified Author

For those that have been following my progress, I have news. About a month ago I left my agent – a most amicable parting – and decided to go it alone again. 1,051 more words


Writers: respect your reader, or risk this happening to your reputation.

Are you a writer? You are? Great! Then I’ve got news for you…

Do you edit your work? Or hire an editor instead? If you do one or both then listen up. 345 more words

Writer Advice

Aspiring Writers, don't do this when writing your next novel

When writing a book, make sure you think about this topic, because if you don’t, you risk alienating your readers.

I’m talking about preaching.

I’ve seen many talented writers hurt their cause by over-stressing their themes. 277 more words

Sales & Marketing

NaNoWriMo Day 12! 25k Down! 25k to go!

So, we’re 1/3 of the way (and some change) through NaNoWriMo! How is everyone feeling. I know that the week two blues probably set in for some of us, and I wanted to write this blog to let everyone know that it’s OKAY. 252 more words


Do Blog Tours help emerging Authors?

Blog tours are important for authors, especially if you’re just getting started. I mean, who wouldn’t want to tour cyberspace and talk about their book? 167 more words

Book Promotions

Why content is King, and Queen

Ok, so let us assume you’re starting out in the arts, or any other business for that matter. Yes, art is a business (writing, acting, painting, etc.) and this post is for all you aspiring artistic folks out there. 248 more words


Barghest Edits Are In!

A huge thank you to my friend Cory for reading Barghest, my newest full length fantasy novel, and giving it the most in depth critique ever! 196 more words