Monthly Archives: January 2011


Last spring I got the honor, and I do mean honor, of writing in a world I have admired for years and years and years. Joan Saberhagen and Bob Vardeman asked me to write a story in Fred Saberhagen’s Mask … Continue reading

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The New World of Publishing: Agents and the Future

Okay, time to talk about agents and their future in this changing world. But first folks, read this!! Mary Kole, who I do not know, and who seems fairly smart, works at Andrea Brown Literary Agency. On the Digital … Continue reading

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Killing the Sacred Cows of Publishing: Writers Compete With Each Other.

This myth in the old days (meaning more than three years ago) used to get knocked out of young writers early on in their careers, so it had little or no impact on writing careers as young writers came into … Continue reading

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