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"Literary" versus Fiction that Sells

I have said it before and I’ll say it again: I hate it when “literary” folks bash popularized works of fiction and the writers of popular fiction. 487 more words

On Writing

Character Descriptions: A Perspective on "Coloring" to Your Fictional World

There is a pancake house in my area that has the brightest sign on the street. Electric blues, yellows and pinks flash across the screen advertising specials and hours of operation. 708 more words

Writing Advice

The Newest Super Hero

Dr. Ulic to the rescue!

I think he does house calls. (No body part too obscure.)

Creative Writing

Rewriting the Future: Using Science Fiction to Re-envision Justice

Originally posted at Bitch Media1

When I tell people I am a prison abolitionist and that I believe in ending all prisons, they often look at me like I rode in on a unicorn sliding down a rainbow. 2,003 more words

Sci Fi

Defy the restrictions of genre

This has been on my mind a lot lately: that for reasons I don’t entirely understand, genres in the book biz are here to stay and that isn’t such a hot thing for litera-toor. 120 more words


Write or Wrong Part 16: Margo L. Dill builds a platform


I am Supposed to Write in the Same Genre. . .What?

Margo L. Dill

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One of the biggest pieces of marketing advice out there is build a platform, grow an audience and write in the same genre. 638 more words