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Homme de Plume: What I Learned Sending My Novel Out Under a Male Name 3 CrispyQ Aug 10 Aug 12 4 212
Why do people who hardly read books think they can be authors? 40 mainer Aug 2013 Jul 4 8 3929
How do you all go about getting a good critical reader for a completed novel? 26 Squinch Dec 2013 Jun 13 0 1444
Want to help an old-time DUer with a Kindle Scout vote? 10 valerief May 2015 May 2015 3 1215
I Can't Not Write 9 cali Jun 2014 May 2015 2 720
Little did I know how fun this would be (and how busy it would make me!). 3 NRaleighLiberal Apr 2015 May 2015 7 311
Houston couple holding essay contest for $400,000 home 1 UrbScotty May 2015 May 2015 1 329
Ah fun, these days not only am I doing long form journalism 1 nadinbrzezinski May 2015 May 2015 4 330
Pikes Peak Writers Conference 0 SheilaT Apr 2015 Apr 2015 0 274
Essay contest --- Win an inn! 3 Petrushka Mar 2015 Apr 2015 0 566
Anthology Calls --- Evernight Publishing & Evernight Teen 0 Petrushka Apr 2015 Apr 2015 0 414
The Horizon of Veronica Smart 1 vixengrl Mar 2015 Apr 2015 1 351
The very first screenwriting book (written in 1913) is free on Amazon this weekend. 1 TeamPooka Mar 2015 Apr 2015 1 357
(An SF-Horror story) Flesh of her Flesh 1 vixengrl Mar 2015 Mar 2015 1 341
Evernight Teen --- call for submissions 0 Petrushka Mar 2015 Mar 2015 0 215
Is anyone doing Kindle Scout? 12 wryter2000 Dec 2014 Mar 2015 2 1090
NEA Creative Writing Fellowships 0 Petrushka Feb 2015 Feb 2015 0 380
'To Kill A Mockingbird' Author Harper Lee To Publish Second Novel 3 CrispyQ Feb 2015 Feb 2015 0 565
Yoohoo, calling all published writers looking for promo opportunities! 5 OneGrassRoot Apr 2013 Jan 2015 2 1067
Imitation may be the sincerest form of flattery, but plagiarism ain't 15 DavidDvorkin Mar 2013 Jan 2015 0 2372
Haven't been here in a while. I am working on a Science Fiction Novel. 10 Agnosticsherbet Dec 2014 Jan 2015 0 966
Hello, I would like to submit a short story for review. 13 clarice Oct 2014 Dec 2014 0 680
What to do when you get writer's block. 3 rug Dec 2014 Dec 2014 1 400
Success! 17 NRaleighLiberal Dec 2014 Dec 2014 19 1161
NANOWRIMO anyone? 12 Lilyhoney Sep 2014 Oct 2014 3 626
alt-weekly in Tucson Hiring a Staff Writer 0 Kali Oct 2014 Oct 2014 0 417
Published for the first time: An Essay on Creativity by Isaac Asimov 0 n2doc Oct 2014 Oct 2014 1 320
Story idea: A Balkanized United States 5 LongTomH Sep 2014 Oct 2014 0 477
Neil Gaiman: ‘Terry Pratchett isn’t jolly. He’s angry’ 1 n2doc Sep 2014 Sep 2014 4 455
Last day to vote in my internet poll. Thank you again for all your support! 4 TeamPooka Sep 2014 Sep 2014 0 382
Would A Ghost Say That? Paranormal screenwriting class in Los Angeles 9/20 0 TeamPooka Sep 2014 Sep 2014 0 305
Show don't tell 13 CrispyQ Aug 2014 Sep 2014 2 1177
Project Hieroglyph: Fighting society's dystopian future 0 hunter Sep 2014 Sep 2014 2 471
Computer program for writers 27 oneshooter Mar 2013 Sep 2014 1 2930
I started writing in January. 3 CrispyQ Sep 2014 Sep 2014 3 418
Slush Pile Hell. Always a fun read. 2 valerief Aug 2014 Aug 2014 6 432
Anyone going to the Rocky Mt. Fiction Writer's conference next week? 0 CrispyQ Aug 2014 Aug 2014 1 423
A poem. 2 littlemissmartypants Aug 2014 Aug 2014 4 435
Great NYT piece on writing, and failure 0 Brainstormy Aug 2014 Aug 2014 3 423
Plot Thickens as 900 Writers Battle Amazon 0 geardaddy Aug 2014 Aug 2014 2 383
So I finally found a critical reading group. 20 Squinch Apr 2014 Jul 2014 0 903
How to write anonymous non-fiction when the details would give you away? 7 NightWatcher Apr 2014 Jul 2014 0 702
To those who are published... 13 shockedcanadian Nov 2013 Jul 2014 0 905
Philosophy Of Love 0 theexwife Jul 2014 Jul 2014 0 304
My new book 6 DavidDvorkin Jun 2014 Jun 2014 3 615
My Son Claims I'm A "Girly-girl" 6 cali Jun 2014 Jun 2014 3 599
Free at Amazon: Novel, "Mack the Ripper" Marxist take on the Whitechapel Murders 0 McCamy Taylor Jun 2014 Jun 2014 0 535
A Painting Hangs Over My Life 14 cali May 2014 Jun 2014 11 1570
"How to use a semicolon"... 11 TreasonousBastard Oct 2013 Jun 2014 13 1779
Happy Towel Day: Six Life Lessons From Marvin The Paranoid Android 2 icymist May 2014 May 2014 1 542
10 Painful Rejection Letters To Famous People Proving You Should NEVER Give Up Your Dreams 2 geardaddy May 2014 May 2014 3 668
Trying to remember a poem... 0 TommyCelt May 2014 May 2014 0 350
This message was self-deleted by its author 0 ohnoyoudidnt May 2014 May 2014 1 368
A piece I wrote recently on art 6 cali May 2014 May 2014 2 615
One of the benefits of being a news person as a writer is some of the people 0 nadinbrzezinski Apr 2014 Apr 2014 0 362
This message was self-deleted by its author 2 Quixote1818 Apr 2014 Apr 2014 1 367
Looking back at our years, 8 nadinbrzezinski Mar 2014 Apr 2014 1 464
Advice please.. 25 clarice Feb 2014 Mar 2014 2 1281
The Rowan Tree - political novel - free for Kindle 2 breakingranks Mar 2014 Mar 2014 0 446
Writing contest thread Spring 2014 0 Tsiyu Mar 2014 Mar 2014 0 396
I need help editing my paper for submission to a medical journal 1 w8liftinglady Mar 2014 Mar 2014 0 6221
Does anyone have experience in writing solicitation letters for a business? A new job is requiring 1 adirondacker Mar 2014 Mar 2014 0 438
anyone doing this Kindle Worlds (writing for an established world for profit) 0 eShirl Mar 2014 Mar 2014 0 388
Good contest for fiction writers 6 Brainstormy Mar 2014 Mar 2014 1 581
Blogs...Does Anyone Blog? 6 CherokeeDem Jan 2014 Mar 2014 0 758
Free ebooks! Free! 1 DavidDvorkin Mar 2014 Mar 2014 0 621
Listen to 15 Literary Icons Reading Their Own Work. 0 elleng Feb 2014 Feb 2014 0 344
ABNA Novel contest 5 Brainstormy Feb 2014 Feb 2014 3 626
Pikes Peak Writers Conference 0 SheilaT Feb 2014 Feb 2014 2 354
Recommending a website 1 Brainstormy Feb 2014 Feb 2014 4 494
Introducing myself 8 Brainstormy Feb 2014 Feb 2014 1 745
It's nearly done!...edited on July 21 - it is essentially done! 4 NRaleighLiberal Jun 2013 Feb 2014 5 937
Tiddlywikly 0 nadinbrzezinski Jan 2014 Jan 2014 0 450
Online writing programs? 6 HipChick Jan 2014 Jan 2014 0 663
The diiference. 4 rug Jan 2014 Jan 2014 3 691
Today I had to work on a hard story. 0 nadinbrzezinski Dec 2013 Dec 2013 1 502
Here's a link so you can download most of this years Oscar contending screenplays, legal and free 3 TeamPooka Dec 2013 Dec 2013 4 809
So before Tom's computer bit the dust, (it is at the shop getting upgraded, we use our electronics ) 1 nadinbrzezinski Dec 2013 Dec 2013 0 466
Two weeks of almost no writing, due to a family emergency 0 nadinbrzezinski Nov 2013 Nov 2013 0 417
5 Dumb Writing Gimmicks That Became Classic Books 0 icymist Nov 2013 Nov 2013 3 633
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