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One of the reasons I work with creative writers is so I can spend my time with people who are articulate and intelligent. We don’t always agree. We don’t always get along, but at least we’re able to communicate. I would have disagreed with some of what…
One of the reasons I work with creative writers is so I can spend my time with people who are articulate and intelligent. We don’t always agree. We don’t always get along, but at least …
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"a series of three-month intensive writing fellowships whose goal is to develop, support, and amplify emerging, diverse voices in feminist, activist, and pop-culture media"
Applications for the 2017 Bitch Media Fellowships for Writers are open August 1st through September 15, 2016. The fellowship is a three-month intensive writing fellowship whose goal is to develop, support, and amplify emerging, diverse voices in feminist, activist, and pop-culture media.
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Here are some rules that I’ve figured out along the way to help me write about cops. Now I am a cop, so some of these are based on my own experience. Others are based on what I’ve seen work well …
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Online, a creative writer can find her tribe much more easily than is possible anywhere else. The following disability-focused literary publications are readily discoverable and of interest to all, but they’re especially important to writers with…
Online, a creative writer can find her tribe much more easily than is possible anywhere else. The following disability-focused literary publications are readily discoverable and of interest to all,…
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Blogger: Mary Keeley. You reach a milestone when your manuscript is finally “perfect,” and you are now ready to pitch it to agents. Then it dawns on you. “Whoa, I'm actually going to have to TALK to these people.” Yes you are, and if you haven't already developed the art of productive ...
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Is this ever the truth!

Carolyn Haley: "I edit a lot of genre novels, and many of them include funny fighting. Not the ha-ha kind of funny, but the eye-rolling, groaning kind of funny caused by absurd or impossible situations. I believe some authors create such scenes because they have lived secure, nonviolent lives, and gained their impressions of battle from media. Young writers, in particular, are prone to composing fight and chase scenes that come across like video games."
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I wonder if it works for them genre wise and audience wise. For example my son plays Assassins Creed, but also reads the books. Maybe it's the right way to write for the video-player reader??? Just a though.
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Every author has a bucket list of things to do “right” to avoid book publishing blunders, bloopers and boo-boos along the way.
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National Parks Arts Foundation:

"Please....Spread this around to U.S. Veterans groups ! Thanks to Big Bend Natural History Association and the NPS we have an Artist in Residence Program for Veterans AND one open to the general public. Each has a $$$ stipend, house, public engagement. Let's see what you can do for the National Parks Centennial year and U.S. Veterans who are artists.

"Please send this link to everyone you can: http://www.nationalparksartsfoundation.org/#!apply-big-bend-national-park/c17vy "
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What are the steps in editing and revision for your book? From alpha reading to Advance Reader Copies, learn how to produce a professional-quality novel.
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This is a post from a member of the Freelancers Union community. If you’re interested in sharing your expertise, your story, or some advice you think will help a fellow freelancer out, feel free to send your blog post to us here. It would be nice, wouldn’t it?
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As an independent literary agent in the southern United States, I represent a small group of exceptionally talented writers, both emerging and established. I work with publishers who want to acquire English-language rights in my clients' work and with co-agents around the world to license subsidiary rights.
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