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Errata Thoughts on Self-Publishing

There have been a few blog posts from those I follow (mostly from Chuck Wendig, with his posts linking to a few articles) about self-publishing this week, and it’s gotten me thinking about it again.  Well, still, as truth be … Continue reading

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25 Hard Truths About Writing – A Reblog

I don’t often post with just a link, but I’m lazy and this is a really important post for those serious writers out there considering publishing, traditional or self.  It seems to be mostly publishing advice and such, but is … Continue reading

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Plugging in to the Writer Community – A Question

One of my goals for the new year is going to be to be more involved in the writer community as a whole.  That won’t be hard, considering how unplugged I have been from everything that goes on.  It was … Continue reading

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Serious Author is Serious

But not serious enough to use serious titles.  I’m not sure if this bodes well or ill for my publication dreams, but I’ll be thankful for an editor to tell me no. Anyhow, this post is about taking myself seriously … Continue reading

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Fear Vomit

I’ve been thinking more about publishing recently around my tough schedule of not writing enough, and let me tell you, boy are my arms tired. Oh yeah, and I’m also kind of overwhelmed and terrified.  But mostly the tired arms … Continue reading

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Twitterpated

To reference the last entry, I think it’s about time to start putting myself out there as an author, not just some guy who likes to write.  You know, try the social media thing, at least in small doses (because … Continue reading

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Writing on my Mind

I’m at that point in my writing that I have to start thinking about what I want to do with it.   I don’t just mean whether or not I think a story is good enough for the big E (Editing), … Continue reading

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On Writing, Publishing

Now, your first question/critique is probably “What does a writer who has never been published know about writing for publication?”, which is a fair critique. I know what I’ve read, but secondhand knowledge isn’t worth very much. What I can … Continue reading

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Looking Forward to Rejection

The average person reading that title wouldn’t get it, but I think my writer friends all will, pretty much right off the bat, at least those that want to pursue traditional publishing. I have heard it dozens of times:  when … Continue reading

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