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The Problem with Pen Names

When I first became a writer, one of my favorite activities was dreaming what my pen name would be. I’d even practice signing it so that, you know, I didn’t accidentally scribble… 2,382 more words

Kristen Lamb

Using a Pen Name

Note: this article will focus on United States copyright laws and practices

There are plenty of great reasons to write under a pen name instead of your legal name. 976 more words

How To Build your Brand

Sorry for the late post. Wasn’t able to work on it yesterday so I’ve bounced it to today. :)

Now, if you read my recent post… 791 more words


Waltzing With ... Carter

Famous Namesake
It’s cold and wet at the moment – just the right weather for curling up with a good book. But what if you want to curl up with a bad book? 1,172 more words

Famous Namesakes

Gobblefunk, Gold Cards, and Blind Boy Groot

Roald Dahl, creator of Willie Wonka and James and the Giant Peach, liked naming things so much that the Oxford Roald Dahl Dictionary will soon be published. 661 more words

Begin Again

I’ve never met an artist – whatever their canvas – who wasn’t impulsive, and I elevate impulsiveness to comical proportions. I can feel the old itching starting again; underneath the thin, clear lenses of my eyes, the thirst for anonymity. 499 more words



Is it reputable or is it dishonorable?  Well, so that you have a clear understanding of what a reputation is, let me give you a little refresher on the word. 990 more words