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Victoria Mixon
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Independent editor, author of The Art & Craft of Fiction and The Art & Craft of Story
Independent editor, author of The Art & Craft of Fiction and The Art & Craft of Story

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I'm giving sneak previews of seven chapters of my new book on writing, The Art & Craft of Story: 2nd Practitioner's Manual. I just took the month of August off to prepare it for release on September 30. All great excitement around our house now! Please let me know what you think--

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"It took me 25 years to do the best thing I had ever done and there was no clear way monetize it. . .I'm ahead of the game."--Marc Maron

An extraordinary speech. Writers--read it:

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Folks, I'll be giving away free e-version review copies of my new book on writing, THE ART & CRAFT OF STORY: 2nd PRACTITIONER'S MANUAL, to be released September 30. Contact me if you're interested in reviewing it.

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What has Obama accomplished? A hell of a LOT.

The best president in my lifetime.

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I am humbled by the extraordinary spirit of the people of London, as they take back their streets to deal creatively and peacefully with the riots on #riotcleanup:

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"Take care of one another."--Laurie Penny

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Writers need to know what they're signing, now more than ever.
Publishers' boilerplate contracts are changing frequently these days—and changing in ways they haven't in a decade or more. Agent Ginger Clark addresses some of the most challenging areas of these contracts.

While authors may not understand everything expressed here, it should be enlightening anyway. Fully understand any contract you sign. I hope you can trust your agent to be up-to-date and detail-oriented in negotiating these points. (Out-of-print clauses are particularly critical.)

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"We're not broke. . .come out for free stuff!!"---organized messaging
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