Monthly Archives: September 2013

WHAT PUBLISHERS HAVE THAT YOU DON’T

Gearing up for the Writer’s Digest Conference West this weekend, Write on the Sound the weekend after that, and a new Writing Fantasy & Science Fiction class starting tonight, I’ve been thinking again about one of the questions I always … Continue reading

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SUMMER’S END

Here it is after 5:30 PM on Tuesday and I’m only now sitting down to get this week’s post in. That’s a pretty good indication of how busy I’ve been lately. And no, this is not me complaining or making … Continue reading

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BOUGHT!

Saturday was National Buy a Book Day and once again, we went out as a family and . . . you guessed it . . . bought books! I’ve asked people to do three things in honor of National Buy a Book Day: 1. … Continue reading

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SEPTEMBER 7: NATIONAL BUY A BOOK DAY (AGAIN!)

This article first appeared on August 19, 2010 on John Ottinger’s Grasping for the Wind. With National Buy a Book Day coming up again this Saturday, I thought I’d go ahead and re-run that original post here. Though some of … Continue reading

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