Here’s What I Know

27 Sep
Be self-aware. Be deliberate. Don’t be a pinhead. Publishing is a business. Writing is an art. You may not enjoy the business, but you definitely should enjoy the art. This is a marathon, not a sprint. Read the contract before...
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Guest Post by Chris Eboch

27 Sep
Chris Eboch on Perfecting Your Plot I have opinions on the publishing business, but I’ll leave those discussions to others. My strength is writing craft. I’ve given writing workshops around the world, I’ve critiqued hundreds (possibly thousands) of manuscripts, and...
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Guest Post by Lisa Alber

27 Sep
Launch Day! Or, You Mean I’m NOT the Center of the Universe? A guest post by Lisa Alber, author of KILMOON, A County Clare Mystery Thank you Tess Gerritsen and Joe Konrath. My mom is suffering as I write this....
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No One Knows

27 Sep
The more things change, the more they stay the same.In 2007 I wrote a blog post called Unreproduceable Phenonmenon. For the link lazy, here are the high points:“Books,” I said, “are like a science experiment without a control. If a...
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New Jack Daniels Novel Q & A with Jude Hardin

27 Sep
The first Jack Daniels novel in four years, LADY 52, is now available on Amazon Kindle for $3.99. What do Lt. Jacqueline “Jack” Daniels and private investigator Nicholas Colt have in common? Billiards, bourbon, bad jokes… And murder. Several, in fact. A homeless...
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