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Name Brand Dreams on a Generic Writing Budget?

Do you think you need to be rich to start professional writing? Do you believe you need a college degree and a stocked home office? If so, you will be surprised to see how much you can accomplish even on…

Agent Fees and Standard Practices

Literary agents work much like attorneys. It is that simple. Instead of legal representation, they provide literary representation. They approach editors much like the way an attorney would approach a judge. With careful persuasion, they encourage the publisher to accept…

Novel Physics

  One of the greatest difficulties a writer faces is novel-length writing. Be it fiction or non-fiction, many authors hesitate to get involved. Sometimes the largest intimidation isn’t editors or agents. It’s the thought of the commitment. “I’ll Never Get…

All About Book Signings!

Book signings have long been thought of as an author’s sole promotion. Almost every author has book signings to promote a book across the globe. No matter where you live or which mall you prefer, if someone gets published they…

All About Copyrights

Note: This discussion only applies to authors seeking traditional publishers. Many authors have a backwards concept of copyrighting their manuscript. As soon as they complete a final draft, many start looking into copyrights, even before they locate a publisher. This…

“The Moon Sees Me” now in print!

  I wanted to create a special entry for this. I finally got the print edition of The Moon Sees Me! I am excited about it. Here is the synopsis: She remembers what happened, but the doctor said her mind…

She remembers what happened…

This thriller novel is now available at major ebook retailers. Here is the synopsis: She remembers what happened, but the doctor said her mind couldn’t be trusted. The physician says they aren’t memories, just hallucinations, mere by-products of a head…

Obscura Spotlight on: Evermore

He thought he’d gotten away with the perfect crime, but the forces beyond have other intentions. She waited for him. In the hot sun, in the middle of nowhere, she waited as long as she could. He never showed. She…

New Book

I finally have my new book out! Believe it or not. Virginia Creeper has been released. It’s a fictional thriller novel and it’s currently at Amazon, Barnes and Noble, and all major book sellers online.  Here’s a brief synopsis of…

Update 03-26-2005

Originally Published at http://horrorwriter.diaryland.com/ Update03260.html @ 9:48 p.m. Today has been pretty good. I haven’t heard from anyone, it has been very quiet. Still working on the marketing stuff. It’s going well. I started finishing up the very last version…