Welcome to another installment of Ten Quote Tuesday! If your creative juices have trouble flowing today, then read these quotes to nudge awake the sleeping muse. If there is a particular quote you enjoyed, let us all know with your comments below. Check out last week’s episode here.
by Daniel A. Roberts I’ve been asked numerous times (less than 3) on how do I get in the mood to write comedy. Only on rare occasions (more than 390 times a year) do these answers haunt the back of my mind. This is not a winning formula or a how to episode,… Read More Top 10 Things You Need to Consider If You Want to Write Comedy
A few weeks ago, I was watching an “Andromeda” DVD, when I suddenly noticed that the episode that I was watching contained one of my favourite types of sci-fi storyline. I am, of course, talking about sci-fi detective stories.
Welcome to another installment of Ten Quote Tuesday! If your creative juices have trouble flowing today, then read these quotes to nudge awake the sleeping muse.
For the last three weeks, I was forced to write everyday in order to complete a presentation for an English symposium and to complete my creative writing portfolio for a public reading (each are requirements of my major and emphasis). The problem initially was my lack of enthusiasm. I have, in the past, written… Read More Write Everyday, Even If You Hate It
Happy Summer Everyone! Today is the official first day of summer, even though many of us have felt it before now. As we all dust off our beach towels and sunscreen, I thought it would be fun to have a top 5 list of the articles on this blog. The criteria is based on… Read More Top 10 Posts of the Spring!
The following is an update of a post I wrote for Joel Friedlander’s ever-helpful blog at TheBookDesigner.com. On the path to self-publishing, your first decision will be whether to: Engage a self-publishing service company (SPSC) to do everything from editing to distribution. Some SPSCs are BookLocker, Mill City Press, Outskirts Press, and Dog Ear… Read More How to Tell Which Self-Publishing Company is Right For You