Monthly Archives: May 2012

PROFESSOR PHIL

Really? Yes, people, it’s true. After several years of sprinkling my years of accumulated wisdom in small 50-minute doses at conventions, I’m finally taking the long-form plunge and teaching a continuing education course at my local college. Writing Fantasy and … Continue reading

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DEVILS OF THE ENDLESS WRITING PROCESS

If you’ve been following Fantasy Author’s Handbook for the past few months, you’ve heard me talk about my love/hate relationship with my current work-in-progress, the Fathomless Abyss novella Devils of the Endless Deep. I started with a report on my … Continue reading

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COMPLETE BIBLIOGRAPHY

Excuse for why I missed a Tuesday . . . I’ve been working on finally assembling a complete bibliography. It’s not exactly perfect yet, and when it is, it will appear as a separate page here, but for now . … Continue reading

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BOOKS FOR FANTASY AUTHORS XIII: COLUMBINE

From time to time I’ll recommend—not review, mind you, but recommend, and yes, there is a difference—books that I think science fiction and fantasy authors should have on their shelves. Some may be new and still in print, some may … Continue reading

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THE TEN YEARS WAR

The second of the two-volume 10th Anniversary omnibus edition of the Forgotten Realms series R.A. Salvatore’s War of the Spider Queen was released today, and like my fellow Spider Queen Paul S. Kemp, that’s moved me to some recollections of … Continue reading

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