Odd Collection

“Start a collection of odd, interesting things (e.g., a slinky, model airplane, robot and so on) and put them in a curiosity box or bag…Then,…
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Notes on YA SFF

Years ago I attended some good panels on YA science fiction and fantasy writing. I thought I would share the links that I posted on…
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Finding an Agent

Many years ago I attended a conference presentation on Agent Hunting. Though I do not have an agent (and I haven’t looked for one yet),…
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Who is Your Avatar?

Think about who you expect to pick up this book and purchase it. That is your avatar. It helps to make it as specific as…
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How Is Your Character Doing?

For MG (middle grades) and YA (young adult): I wrote in a different post about six-word biographies for your character. This is a development of…
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Odd Collection

“Start a collection of odd, interesting things (e.g., a slinky, model airplane, robot and so on) and put them in a curiosity box or bag…Then,…
Read More

Notes on YA SFF

Years ago I attended some good panels on YA science fiction and fantasy writing. I thought I would share the links that I posted on…
Read More

Finding an Agent

Many years ago I attended a conference presentation on Agent Hunting. Though I do not have an agent (and I haven’t looked for one yet),…
Read More

Who is Your Avatar?

Think about who you expect to pick up this book and purchase it. That is your avatar. It helps to make it as specific as…
Read More