Sep
2
2014
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Lunatic Space Pirates Take Three

Written by Melanie Crouse

On the Prosers, we are each using the prompt "Lunatic Space Pirates Fall in Love" to highlight our methods for story creation. This is mine.

Aug
29
2014
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Writing Exercises - Word Fun

Written by Jo Michaels

A writing exercise to help you avoid common cliches, with printable worksheets.

Aug
25
2014
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Dependent Author Brenda Corey Dunne

Written by Johnny Worthen

Brenda Corey Dunne, author of the powerful and emotional novel DEPENDENT drops by the Blog Mansion and has to answer for having an agent.

Aug
25
2014
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Can Non-Artists Write Picture Books

Written by Ken Baker

Video answer to the often asked question, do you need to be illustrator to write picture books.

Jul
31
2014
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Summer Reading 2014

Written by Johnny Worthen

As part of #SummerReading2014 and a super ELEANOR promotion, I muse about why I loved reading in summertime when I was growing up.

Jul
31
2014
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Favorite Short Fiction Markets

Written by Adam Gaylord

There are so many markets for short fict, some of which are great to deal with, some less so. Here are my favorites.

Jul
25
2014
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ELEANOR, THE UNSEEN Book Event

Written by Johnny Worthen

Join author Johnny Worthen and ELEANOR, THE UNSEEN ON August 9th at the Jordan Landing Barnes & Noble.

Jul
21
2014
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Dialogue - Keeping it Fresh

Written by Jo Michaels

Discussing the different ways to write dialogue so you don't bore your reader or cause read-rash.

Jul
17
2014
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WOVEN Cover Reveal

Written by David Powers King

The cover reveal of WOVEN, the highly-anticipated YA fantasy by Michael Jensen and David Powers King. Check it out!

Jul
17
2014
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FantasyCon: 10 Awesome Things in Pictures

Written by Johnny Worthen

2014 saw the first installment of FantasyCon a geek convention with a different vibe.

Jul
17
2014
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Accept Your Story's Place

Written by Adam Gaylord

Finding your story a home and being OK with wherever it lands.

Jul
10
2014
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Advice for writing a book set in New York City

Written by Carrie-Anne

Some advice for using the popular New York City setting, either historical or contemporary.