Monthly Archives: April 2012

PROLOGUE BOOKS AND ME

Several months ago I began working with my friends at Adams Media (an F+W Publications company, and publishers of The Guide to Writing Fantasy and Science Fiction and How to Start Your Own Religion) on a new e-book imprint called … Continue reading

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UPDATES, SECRET PROJECTS, AND MISCELLANY

Hmm. After 3:00 pm out here in the Wild Wild West and only just sitting down to write this week’s blog post. Shame on me—sort of. I wrote a swell post yesterday, but it’s one of those that has to … Continue reading

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HE WOULDN’T DO THAT

This week, let’s take a look at another common complaint from readers, and one I find particularly difficult to take seriously. I’ve opined enough by now—I hope—on the subject of realism vs. plausibility and the complaint, “It was unrealistic.” But … Continue reading

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EMERALD CITY COMICON 2012

Last weekend I hopped in my car and went to one of the great loves of my life: a local convention. I’ve had a sort of love/hate relationship with conventions for the last decade or so. “Working the booth” can … Continue reading

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