I mentioned yesterday that lately I’ve been writing flash fiction for a recurring contest on Janet Reid’s awesome agent’s blog. So far I’ve entered three times, with varying results. 882 more words
1 month, 4 weeks ago
Baby Boomers and More
As I’ve mentioned before, positive input about ones writing from someone other than your loved ones or friends is a veritable gift, presented on a silver platter. 275 more words
2 months, 2 weeks ago
sasha a. palmer
“The question you always have to ask is this: why should someone care?
The answer is NEVER: because I want you to; because I need you to; because it’s the right thing to do.
My agent, Janet Reid, discusses author promotion on her blog. Janet’s page is treasure trove of advice for writers of all levels. Keep an eye on the comment sections–there is often good intel to be gleaned from the participants.
3 months, 2 weeks ago
The best approach is to use italics very very judiciously.
Start with thinking you can’t use any, and then use it only if you absolutely must.
4 months, 2 weeks ago
and there’s sharks.
Go for a shark.
Better still, The Shark.
4 months, 3 weeks ago
(A little story while you wait for results. ♥ )
Happy Ending Sad
by Rebekah Postupak
(Or so they thought)
Adrift and lost, they clung to wreckage — alive… 178 more words
6 months ago