Back to the Story Spine

A guest post by Kenn Adams. Kenn is a teacher, author and the Artistic Director of Synergy Theater. I created the Story Spine in 1991 and, over the years, I’ve been thrilled to watch more and…

View Post
Share:

The Oxford Comma: Decried, Defended and Debated (Infographic)

“There are people who embrace the Oxford comma and those who don’t, and I’ll just say this: never get between these people when drink has been taken.” – Lynne Truss, Eats, Shoots & Leaves: The Zero…

View Post
Share:

Joyce Carol Oates on Developing Realistic Characters

‘If you allow your people to talk, they will express themselves in a way that the writer might not have thought of.’ Joyce Carol Oates is the critically acclaimed author of over forty novels including…

View Post
Share:

How to Get Permission to Use Song Lyrics in Your Book

A guest post by Virginia Lloyd. Virginia is an Australian literary agent, editor and freelance writer. Sydney-born, she currently lives in Brooklyn, New York. Two of my clients have been surprised recently to learn that they…

View Post
Share:

Understand the Key Book Publishing Paths (Infographic)

Click image to enlarge and zoom

View Post
Share: