Article by Chuck Rothman on how to obtain a word count for a work of fiction ready for submission.
Archive for the ‘Advice for New Writers’ Category
Helpful tips for new writers to avoid scams in the publishing world.
An article on getting science right in SF stories.
An article by Douglas Smith on selling to foreign short fiction markets.
Eight essential questions answered by the pros for beginning writers.
A comprehensive bibliography about the best books on the market to hone your writing talent.
Lynn Flewelling writes on the basics of query letters.
Article by Melisa Michaels on how to build a writing career.
An anti-scam handout by A. C. Crispin
Writerisms describes overused and misused language. In more direct words: find ’em, root ’em out, and look at your prose without the underbrush.