Descriptive Prompt #2: Sunset Lake

Good morning, you ambitious writing beasts! I have included another picture here for the Descriptive Prompt series. For an example of how this works, see my previous article, "The Tree." I, as the lone contributor last time, included my description in the comments section. I will do the same here in short order. Since I … Continue reading Descriptive Prompt #2: Sunset Lake

I Write When I Want (Word Count)

I’m sure that most everyone with any experience in writing will agree that, regardless of our usual excitement for a project, we’ll always hit at least one wall along the way—meaning a towering Goliath of fortified stone and metal erected between us and our goal. A solution that I frequently see proposed is simply an … Continue reading I Write When I Want (Word Count)

Descriptive Prompt #1: The Tree

Hello to all of my twelve followers! This is a short post today--I wouldn't even consider this an article in the traditional sense. However, I still think there's value here. This is the first of what I anticipate to be a series of similar exercises in creative description. As a fiction writer (primarily in Sci-Fi/Fantasy), … Continue reading Descriptive Prompt #1: The Tree

So You Want to Publish… Where Do You Start?

Any prospective author should start with some knowledge about the publishing industry as an entity. Until researching for this post, I had always assumed that the publishing industry was too nebulous a thing to produce any helpful statistics for strategic planning. Boy was I wrong. I went through a handful of books on the subject … Continue reading So You Want to Publish… Where Do You Start?