The Scribophile Writing Blog
Archive for November, 2010
by Justin C. Key • 2 comments
National Distracted Month. Woe is me.
It's National Novel Writing Month and, unfortunately, that means nothing to a majority of the world. During November your favorite TV shows will still come on, celebrities will continue to make fools...
by Holly Jennings • 4 comments
Thankfulness from a writer's point-of-view.
Turkey: A large bird whose flesh, when eaten on certain religious anniversaries has the peculiar property of attesting piety and gratitude." - Ambrose Bierce Tomorrow’s the big day here in the sta...
by Holly Jennings • 7 comments
A self-publishing option for every personality... and budget.
“Mid-level authors already know that the era of large advances, generous royalties, book tours and media spots are over. They have to spend their own time and money to create a website and publicize t...
by Justin C. Key • 14 comments
I'm glad I gave him a second chance.
I just (re)discovered Dean Koontz. As an avid read of Stephen King, I couldn't help but hear about Dean Koontz multiple times in my reading career. Even in Australia, people seeing me carrying around...
by Holly Jennings • 6 comments
How to get 'er done during NaNoWriMo.
If you are fast approaching middle age, live in the suburbs somewhere, and have a kid or two, it is likely that you have either been invited to or attended what is called a Pampered Chef party. (Pampe...
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