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Tuesday, June 5
Joe Konrath: Are You Ready To Quit Your Job And Write Full Time?
Joe writes: Every writer needs to figure out what their goals are, and decide upon the best ways to reach those goals. Quitting your ...
Monday, June 4
Free Photos At morgueFile
I'm constantly on the lookout for royalty-free photos. A few days ago I came across morgueFile . Grizzly name, but the site promises ...
The Secret To Making A Living As A Writer: Work For Free
Penelope Trunk writes, High performers work for free. The difference between working for free because you’re a loser and working for f...
Sunday, June 3
Stephen King's Doctor Sleep: Release delayed
Stephen King's sequel to The Shining , Doctor Sleep , is not going to be released in the middle of next January as previously planne...
TREEbook: An e-book format that allows for multiple story-lines
"TREEbook" stands for T imed R eading E xperience E -book. As the name implies, this new e-book format will allow the reader to...
Quotes From The Master of Horror, Stephen King
Here's my favorite: People want to know why I do this, why I write such gross stuff. I like to tell them I have the heart of a sma...
Saturday, June 2
Barnes & Noble: Replacing the word "kindle" with "nook"
I discover the most interesting stories over at the Passive Voice Blog ! Today Passive Guy posted an article, Nookd , about how Philip ...
What To Do When Life Hates You
This morning I found a link to "12 Most Unexpected Life Lessons from Marilyn Monroe," in my mailbox. I was a huge fan of Marily...
Friday, June 1
How To Show Rather Than Tell
Here are mystery Writer Elizabeth S. Craig's tips on how to show rather than tell: I’m not a fan of reading info dumps. An author...
No Kindles Allowed At The Hay Festival
Why are no Kindles allowed at the Hay Festival? Apparently it "goes against the ethos of a town to have a machine you can read a st...
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