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October is one of my favorite months. NY Comic Con is in a couple of weeks. The weather’s not too hot or too cold. The leaves change colors. More importantly, it’s a whole month for celebrating horror. I have some fun things planned for you. Newsletter You probably noticed that Read more…

The Week in Links 4/3/15

Fantasy/ Sci-Fi Horror i09: 10 Authors Who Wrote Gritty, Realistic Fantasy Before George R.R. Martin Magical Words: The Why and How of Magic Fantasy Cafe: Woman in SF&F Month: Renay From Lady Business Fantasy Author’s Handbook: How Long Should Your Fantasy Novel Be?  SF Signal: [GUEST POST] Special Needs in Read more…

The Week in Links 3/27/15

Fantasy/Sci-Fi/Horror Forbes: ‘Insurgent,’ ‘The Hunger Games’ And The Rise Of The Female Action Hero People: It Follows: Three Reasons You Need to See the Indie Horror-Movie Phenomenon Is not reading white cis male authors for a year prejudiced? Neil Gaiman responds. Tor.com: Update: The X-Files Is (Definitely!) Reopening Soon! Fantasy Cafe: Guest Post: Beth Bernobich Read more…

The Week in Links & Posts 3/20/15

Writing and Publishing FutureBook: Joanna Penn: Virtual reality and the future of publishing U.S. News: High School Teachers Guide Students Into Self-Publishing Lexirad: 5 Publishing Tips I Learned From Working at Amazon Mythic Scribes: The Great Free Book Debate: The Readers Susan Spann: Getting the Most From YOUR Conference Season Nathan Meunier: A Read more…

The Week in Links 3/13/15

Writing and Publishing Writer’s Digest: 6 Tips to Writing a Bestselling YA Series GalleyCat: Toni Morrison On Failure Epic Reads: The 18 Most Beautiful YA Endpapers in the World The Book Designer: What the Art of Storytelling Can Teach Us about Marketing Tech Crunch: Amazon’s ‘Write On’ Crowd-Publishing Platform Opens Read more…

The Week in Links 3/6/15

Writing and Publishing Mythic Scribes: A Beginner’s Guide to Writing Descriptions – Part 1 GalleyCat: Children’s Books Authors Protest Against Assigning Genders to Books “Let’s be clear: I do not talk about ‘girl’ stuff. I do not talk about body parts. I do not do a ‘Your Menstrual Cycle and Read more…