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The full roster for our Hot Summer’s Cool Pitchfest is complete! The participating agencies and publishers include Riptide Publishing, Entangled Publishing, Changeling Press, Harvey Klinger, Blue Ridge Literary Agency, The Knight Agency, Lyrical Press/Kensington...read more
Crafting a novella is a great way to learn to write tighter, which helps with novels as well, but is very important with writing a novella. Due to the novella’s shorter length, the story needs to move quickly. You don’t have time for long car journeys and...read more
Mind map for all writing processes…not just for generating story ideas I love using mind mapping as part of my writing process. So the upcoming workshop is a great way to share not only my own experiences with this tool, but also what I’ve learned from other...read more
Sex and violence: the only way to pique interest? Time and again we hear “Hollywood just wants sex and violence.” Both concepts are subtle referrals to survival of the fittest. Think about it. Depicting sexual attraction implies the search for a mate and the ultimate...read more
The full roster for our Hot Summer’s Cool Pitchfest is firming up. The participating agencies and publishers include Riptide Publishing, Entangled Publishing, Changeling Press, Harvey Klinger, Blue Ridge Literary Agency, The Knight Agency, Lyrical...read more
A whole new world A mere seventy or so days ago I stumbled upon something new. Well, new to me, anyway. “Kindle Worlds” began a few years ago and was meant as a “pure” fan fiction platform. You know, a place where you take a character or two from an already created...read more