Monthly Archives: September 2018

Leave a Question for Bob the Horse-Obsessed Vampire

Bob entered into a three-way tie with Clyde and Nadia.  At least it was when I was working on this.  So, I’m going to do the interviews on Mondays (Chastity tomorrow) around noon, which gives me 5 days.  All of … Continue reading

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The Creative Writing Process: Editing Your Novel – by Rachel Poli…

Originally posted on Chris The Story Reading Ape's Blog:
Ah, editing your novel. This is the moment some people live for and other people dread. After you revise your novel, it’s time to write the next draft. Compile it…

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A Week of Victories and . . . Nothing Went Totally Wrong

Let’s start with the great news: Passed the Teaching Assistant Test! I also finished the workshops and got fingerprinted, so now I only have to wait for the certification paperwork to get processed by Albany.  I submitted to a bunch … Continue reading

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32 Calls for Submissions in October 2018 – Paying Markets – by Erica Verrillo…

Originally posted on Chris The Story Reading Ape's Blog:
on Publishing … and Other Forms of Insanity: There are nearly three dozen calls for submissions in October. As always, anything you can think of is wanted – flash fiction,…

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When One Stands in the Past and the Other in the Future

I realized something as I wrote War of Nytefall: Lost, but I wasn’t able to really flush it out because of the story.  I tried to investigate this a bit in a few scenes and it was on the border of … Continue reading

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The 2018 Interview Series Featuring Susan Rovens

Originally posted on Author Don Massenzio:
This week, I’m happy to interview author and blogger Susan Rovens. Do you try more to be original or to deliver to readers what they want? It’s too difficult to “know” what readers want…

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Leave a Question for Nadia Sylvan the Lady of Nyte

Here’s another surprise since Nadia Sylvan doesn’t have as many scenes as her more active brethren.  She does have her moments in War of Nytefall: Lost, but she doesn’t stray far from Nyte that often.  Part of the reason is because … Continue reading

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