Industry experts much smarter than I have been talking about the merits and demerits of e-books and e-readers for months. Discussions of the agency model, lower royalties for authors, and what that means for agents and publishers populate the web more than the number of visitors to Disneyland in summer. …
The Association of Writers and Writing Programs Conference in Denver, CO starts today. This is a big, annual gathering in which authors of all levels get to mingle with each other, as well as the MFA programs and small presses that help perpetuate this wonderful business of creative expression. I know writers who have benefited greatly from this conference, and with the right mindset, you can, too. Here are some things to consider:
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from my client Dr. Bernie Siegel
Do You Believe In Miracles?
As the author of Love, Medicine and Miracles, I certainly do.
I am about to embark on writing a book about miracles.
Sometimes, when I read a story, whether it be published or not, I’m struck at times by strange incidents where the character does something, says something, that is off. It takes a moment, but I realize that this character stopped being real.