…or “Painting my backside is an odd job.”
There’s this neighbor of mine who is a professional artist. He’s done all sorts of stuff. He’s done covers for Hard Case Crime. He painted half of one of the LDS Church’s … ... [post continued here]
For those of you who are writing types, I’m finally clearing some time and brainspace for publishing Issue 2 of StoryHack Action & Adventure. I’ll update the submissions page, but I wanted to give the blog-following-faithful a heads up first.… ... [post continued here]
This is part of the Writing Tips from the Pulp Era collection. It’s from the October, 1940 issue of Writer’s Digest, which is in the public domain. This is the third and probably last article I’ll be posting from this … ... [post continued here]
This is part of the series Writing Tips from the Pulp Era, which is a collection of now-public-domain articles. Click the link for a full list.
This one comes from the October, 1940 issue of Writer’s Digest, which is … ... [post continued here]
I’ve decided to make this a series. I have purchased a few copies of now-public-domain writing magazines from the 30s-50s and I’m reprinting various articles from them and calling them “Writing Tips from the Pulp Era.” Click the … ... [post continued here]
I have my proof back and everything looks good. So I’ve flipped the switch making it available for purchase in paperback. Down below you’ll see what to expect.
It took … ... [post continued here]
Here’s what’s been going on in the world of StoryHack.
I just ordered a physical proof of StoryHack Issue 1. I just want to make sure everything looks good before shipping to backers.
I wrote and did some testing on … ... [post continued here]
First, a couple of examples for those who are interested in behind the scenes stuff. At the end, I’ll collect a list of things I’ve learned. And I’ve talked about a couple of other cover projects before.
Project 1… ... [post continued here]
- I believe I have now responded to all submissions for this issue of StoryHack. Contact me if you’re still waiting.
- I’ll post the lineup sometime next week after contracts are all signed and whatnot.
- Still waiting on the
Submissions are now closed for StoryHack Issue 1. Thanks to everyone who has submitted. I wish I could select more stories. I don’t feel like a gatekeeper standing watch at the entrance to the Great Hall of Quality Fiction. I … ... [post continued here]
Special treat today on the podcast. I had a chance to interview Ron Fortier. He’s probably the greatest living expert on the Green Hornet. I guess that makes … ... [post continued here]
On Friday last week Kickstarter finished doing the things it had to do and it sent me the pledged money for Issue 1. That means I can start paying authors and artists. In fact, I’ve accepted and sent out contracts … ... [post continued here]
Thanks to a bundle of support during a successful kickstarter campaign, it’s time to get moving on Issue #1. So I’m firing the metaphorical starting gun now and opening up submissions. They’ll be open until 12:01 AM on July 3rd, … ... [post continued here]