1. Brand Rye

    Intros & Newbies New to the Site

    Hello! I'm new to the site, but not to writing. I thought I'd wave and provide a little intro. I'm a U.S. expat, living in Germany. I have self-published several books and created my own imprint to provide services to other writers, along with publishing my own works. It's been a while since...
  2. Leslie

    Question Tomorrow is the 15th

    We're nearly to HUMP DAY (aka the 15th) and other than general grumpiness about paying taxes how is everyone feeling about Bootcamp? Have you accomplished what you intended (or 1/2 of it anyway)? Is Bootcamp what you hoped it would be? Are there things we could do differently on the backside to...
  3. Landra Graf

    Homework Act One Feedback - Homework #4

    If you would like feedback on your completed Act One plot outline you can post to this thread - Due by EOD 2/24 for feedback, will be provided by EOD 2/25
  4. Pat Hauldren

    Homework Chapter 1: What is World Building

    Hi everyone, I'll do my best to keep the titles the same to match up with the "lecture" posts. Please excuse me if I mess it up LOL. Today's file is on 2 pages in the PDF upload. Please let me know if you have any problems accessing it or it comes up funky. (like I originally had just a...
  5. Laura Drake

    Craft Your First Five Pages: Glue Your Readers to Your Story with Laura Drake

    Have you ever started a book by a ‘new to you’ author and settled right into the story? You just know you’re going to love it. You’re relaxed and trusting the author from the first page. You're hooked and you know you will be there for awhile. How do they do that? You have less than five pages...