By Vonda N. McIntyre
Through well known call for: a chapbook accumulating the entire Pitfalls of Writing SF & myth, together with a brand new Pitfall, #14: "Everything's within the correct Place!"
the 1st thirteen Pitfalls have been formerly released in booklet View Cafe's anthology Brewing positive Fiction.
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By Steven Harper
Vampires, werewolves, and zombies, oh my!
Writing a mystical novel takes greater than casting an eye-catching vampire or arming your hero with a magic wand. It takes an unique notion, plausible characters, a compelling plot, and excellent twists, let alone nice writing.
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By Anton Chekhov
By Mary Lynn Rampolla
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By Paul Lima
Written by means of freelance author, writer, and writing teacher Paul Lima, tips on how to Write A Non-fiction booklet In 60 Days takes you, step by step, out of your publication proposal to an in depth chapter-by-chapter define, to a pretty good first draft - in 60 days. moreover, 60 Days comprises bonus chapters: one on developing potent sentences and paragraphs and one on cheap self-publishing utilizing print on call for (POD). it is excellent for experts, workshop leaders, audio system, PhD scholars, professors, freelance writers or someone with a good proposal who desires to write a fantastic, centred first draft of a non-fiction publication, significant study record, white paper or educational thesis - in 60 days.
By Matthew Quirk
A gripping mystery debut, set deep within the center of the world's strongest political arena
A 12 months in the past, clean out of Harvard legislations university, Mike Ford landed his dream activity on the Davies team, Washington's strongest consulting enterprise. Now, he is staring down the barrel of a gun, pursued via of the world's most threatening males. To get out, he will need to do every part he idea he'd by no means do back: lie, cheat, steal-and this time, even perhaps kill.
Mike grew up in a global of small-stakes con males, studying classes at his father's knee. His hard-won good fortune in university and legislation institution used to be his price tag out. because the Davies Group's emerging megastar, he rubs shoulders with "The 500," the elite women and men who quite run Washington -- and the realm. yet peddling impact, he quickly learns, is known paintings: regardless of a pedigree, a con remains to be a con.
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