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Writing About Writing (For Once)

One of the original purposes of this blog was to document any successes or pitfalls I had as I tried to get a novel published. You might have spotted that more recently it’s been a lot of film review stuff (though I like to think… 664 more words

Writing

A promising start

I’ve let a somewhat obscene amount of time pass between this and the last post and in doing so am already neglecting one of my resolutions for 2018.  627 more words

Musings

Q&A: How Do I Get Started Re-printing Magazine Articles?

I read some news about a local writer who published a few articles in a regional magazine. I dropped her a note to congratulate her. When she responded, as you’ll read below, she is just beginning to navigate her opportunities with freelance journalism and wants to get started with re-prints. 526 more words

Writing

Publication: The Pitch

When one gets together a novel, one of the most important parts, which I mentioned briefly before, is that you need to know how to sell the book on its own merits. 518 more words

Advice

2016 vs. 2017 (vs. 2018)

While numbers don’t lie, they don’t always cast the clearest reflection of reality.

Take 2017, for example. When comparing my business plan’s projections to what actually came to pass last year, I find that One Million Words and its president, publisher, and author—in other words, yours truly—have come up short: 1,031 more words

Writing

Fantasy and Science Fiction Publishers Who Accept Unsolicited Manuscripts – 2018… — Chris The Story Reading Ape's Blog

Just in case you want to chase the holy grail of writing, this might help.

by Bryn Donovan Hey there! I know many of my readers aspire to publishing a novel, and many of them write fantasy and science fiction, so I put this post together to help them.

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