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As a huge fan of author/editor Jen Malone, I'd likely buy an igloo from her if I were an Eskimo. What does that mean? Simply: I trust her taste. So much so that I am sharing her holiday book-gifting recommendations here. It's...
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I had an opportunity to talk with author Shawn Vestal, a columnist for the Spokesman-Review in Spokane. Vestal's short story collection Godforsaken Idaho was shortlisted for The Story Prize in 2014. It was longlisted for the ...
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In pitching and querying Boxed Set, I've used the phrase, based on actual events and, loosely based... We wrote the first half of this story about an unemployed journalist while one of us was an unemployed journalist. David M...
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I could claim to have know him when. But the glory belongs only to author Shawn Vestal. I simply had the good fortune to talk with the recipient of the PEN/Robert W. Bingham literary prize a couple weeks before he was present...
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As a long-time reader and fan of Carl Hiaasen, it was great to finally meet him recently at a book-signing in Bethesda, MD. Hiaasen addressed some 250 fans, many of them kids, at the Bethesda Public Library Oct,. 7. Like his ...
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When I first joined Twitter, one of the people I met was author Jen Malone. I imagined I would like her just from the look of the home page of her author website. Then I read her bio and found, like me, there was a long versi...
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There were times when I thought Boxed Set might never be finished. More accurately, there was a period when I didn't know when it would be finished. I think the end was always more or less in mind, but the middle was stuck fo...
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On finding the Wound and Want in a manuscript.
In a flurry of editing for the #PitchWars deadline 8.18.14 in the Twitter-sphere, I've been trading critiques with other writers, published authors and mentee hopefuls like me, and seeking feedback from a second round of beta...
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A great article by Angelica French of Romance Righter. Great blog name, too! Her post is called: Why People Cheat and How to Use That in Your Novel. I have linked to it, and reprinting it here. Great plot ideas. She says: "I ...
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