The Spastic Writer: Writers: beware the 3 deadly itches

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How to Publish on Create Space

Originally posted on Self-Published Authors Helping Other Authors:
I often get questions about the exact Create Space procedure, so I thought I’d take the opportunity to post it for everyone.This is going to look like a long post because I am using screen captures. Also of note, this si current as of this posting. Create…

What Makes a Novel Unforgettable?

Originally posted on Lisa Morrow Official Author Page:
I fell in love with a character.  And, no, he wasn’t some handsome rouge in the latest romance, but he was original and well-developed.  He was the main character in a novel that, in itself, was not a completely unique book (although is quite good).  This character,…

Where do you like your fiction to take you? The power of a killer setting…

Originally posted on Fiction 4 Writers and Readers:
Bilbo has his Bag’s End. Harry has his Hogwarts. Dorothy has her Oz. It’s hard to resist an amazing fictional setting isn’t it? Or is it? Personally, I’m a sucker for an unusual setting. Remote base in the Antarctic? I’m there. Canadian wilderness? You bet. Hollywood? The weirdest…

Ethan Cross: Why use a pen name?

Originally posted on The Story Plant:
There are a lot of different reasons to use a pen name. The obvious one being that people can’t say, spell, or remember your real name. I also know some authors who use a pseudonym because of a conflict with their day job. For example, one such author writes…