Jun
16
2014
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Dan Levinson gets a taste of Armageddon

Written by Johnny Worthen

Science Fiction author Dan Levinson drops by The Blog Mansion during an attack from the Blog Bungalow. Will diplomacy work?

Jun
13
2014
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What makes a gimmick?

Written by Carrie-Anne

A run-through of some of the most common gimmicks found in writing, and why they should generally be avoided.

Jun
9
2014
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I cut. I paste.

Written by Callie Leuck

A memoir-esque post about the best editing advice I've ever received.

Jun
9
2014
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How to pull readers in quickly

Written by Ken Baker

Great picture books pull readers in quickly by introducing the conflict early on

Jun
9
2014
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In the mind of a publisher & author Kate Jonez

Written by Johnny Worthen

Kate Jonez, publisher, editor & author discusses dark fiction, publishing, her new book & suffers permanent brain damage at The Blog Mansion

Jun
5
2014
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5 Ways I've Learned About Writing

Written by Callie Leuck

Here are 5 ways I've learned about writing in the last decade. Try a new one today!

Jun
2
2014
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Book Review: Wake by author Amanda Hocking

Written by adduling

My review of the book Wake by author Amanda Hocking

Jun
2
2014
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Aurelio Rico Lopez III THIRDY at the Blog Mansion

Written by Johnny Worthen

Is the Philippines horrible? Horror writer Aurelio Rico Lopez III (Thirdy) finds plenty to scare you with. Interview at The Blog Mansion.

Jun
2
2014
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Use Voice to Make Your Picture Book Come Alive

Written by Ken Baker

What makes a great picture book writing tip. Using voice to make your story come alive.

Jun
2
2014
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How do You Choose a Book? What Type of Reader Are You? and Do We Stay Dedicated to Our Authors?

Written by adduling

For readers and writers- how do you choose a book and what type of reader are you? What type of reader are you writing for?

May
29
2014
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Why I Read My Book's Reviews

Written by Sharon Bayliss

Your book's reviews...to read or not to read? In this article I talk about why I choose to read my reviews.

May
29
2014
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Book Review: New Sight by Jo Schneider

Written by Ann Marie Meyers

Magic as an addiction! Imagine having the ability to do anything… and the consequences that follow