Articles

Groups

Discussion topics

  • I definitely know what you mean when you say the world crea...a sticking point, that's when I'll go into research mode. I've found it useful to use...the India-Pakistan conflict over Kashmir as a rough model, and have each country claim...
  • Since the main character/narrator, Rosalind, in my book relies on stories from her pas...oed in my head as I wrote, its lovely Southern lilt lulling me into a creative mode just as surely as opera.  Bec...
  • Sarah, I'm with you on the agent dumping. I had 5 tech agents before I sold my first book and then I had a fiction agent that did little, didn't return my calls for 6...

Updates

  • Anne Leigh Parrish posted a status
    It was where movies stars used to go and rest up, be pamper...script their agents had just sent over. A series of modest bungalows set around a beau...setts. Back when his books didn’t sell or sold only modestly, they lived in a much sma...
  • christie nelson posted a status
    The Keys to the Kingdom Finding Place in Historical Fiction When your eyes glaze ov...ronze mythical animals are situated above the entry way. Julia Morgan’s 1937 remodel of the façade and gold lobby...
  • G. Donald Cribbs posted a status
    Hello everyone. I am a survivor of sexual assault. This happened when I was four. I have been walking out my recovery for forty years. Something that helped me immense...

Comments

  • Thanks for this post. It explains why, when someone asks me what I do, I'm always torn between saying, "I write grocery lists" and "I drive my kids places," (both of w...
  • This might get revised as the summer/year goes on, but I need to set some goals right now. Any help I can give others towards reaching their goals, I'm happy to offer....
  • Great questions, Zetta. I confess.  I am drawn to an intriguing, original cover, for sure.  And, I've discovered some pretty wonderful authors I'd otherwise never have...