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Writing in Public: Year 2, Month 3, Day 11

Year 2, Month 3, Day 11 of this Writing in Public challenge. Day twelve of writing the novel The Edwards Mansion: A Thunder Mountain Novel. A day of strange things. Up around 1 p.m. and did some e-mail before heading off … Continue reading

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Writing in Public: Year 2, Month 3, Day 4

Year 2, Month 3, Day 4 of this Writing in Public challenge. Day off of writing the novel The Edwards Mansion: A Thunder Mountain Novel. Up early, worked on some stuff around the house, then headed off to the store around … Continue reading

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Money Always Flows to the Writer

On John Scalzi’s blog there was a great discussion on Yog’s Law (coined by Jim McDonald a very long time ago), which is basically “Money Always Flows to the Writer.” And how indie publishing has not changed that law. Writers … Continue reading

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Great Deal on Books From Anderson, Sanderson, Resnick, McCaffrey, and Rusch

Folks, you DO NOT want to miss this bundle if you are a science fiction fan.  Stunning group of novels put together. Also, Jay Lake has one of his last projects in this bundle and the sales of the bundle … Continue reading

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Great Article About Being a Writer

Maybe one of the best articles I have read in years about being a writer was written just recently by professional writer Scott William Carter. If you really, really want the best single advice about how to be a writer, … Continue reading

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Joe Konrath Great New Post

Folks, for those of you thinking of indie publishing, or doing it, or following writers who are doing it, this new post by Joe is great. I agree all the way down the list, which is unusual for me and … Continue reading

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Writing in Public: Month 10, Day 10

Month 10, Day 10 of this Writing in Public challenge. Sort of a typical Saturday except that I turned in Smith’s Monthly #9 to WMG Publishing one day ahead of my deadline. Wow. Which means I spent a lot of … Continue reading

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CONGRATULATIONS KRIS!

For five straight years, my wife, Kristine Kathryn Rusch, has written a Thursday business blog. She NEVER missed a week. And her blogs were not like my daily ones. Her blogs were three or four thousand word essays or articles on … Continue reading

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New Report On Author Earnings

Well, folks, this will knock your socks off. As many of us suspected, this data, even if half right, is a stunner. So here’s the site to get the full article and how it was done and to add in … Continue reading

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Best Conversation I Have Seen or Read

Folks, if you haven’t seen this yet, Joe Konrath and Kensington CEO Steve Zacharius had a FANTASTIC and very long conversation on Joe’s blog. Steve answered many, many questions. And there are four rounds, so it will take time for … Continue reading

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