Article by Elizabeth Moon on advice for novice writers. Novice writers have to take some responsibility for their own careers. The good information is NOT that hard to find. The novices who don’t find it–and don’t find it repeatedly–are resisting the truth.
Archive for the ‘The Craft of Writing’ Category
James Van Pelt writes on perseverance as a writer.
An article by Chuck Rothman on the correct manuscript format for sf/f fiction.
Article by Chuck Rothman on how to obtain a word count for a work of fiction ready for submission.
Mistakes commonly made by writers – how to spot them and how to avoid them.
Article by Jerry Oltion on writing strategies.
Lynn Flewelling writes on the basics of query letters.
An article by James Patrick Kelly on writing stronger characters.
Article by Melisa Michaels on how to build a writing career.
An essay by James Patrick Kelly on the writing of his short story ‘Monsters’.