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On Writing Episodic Fiction With The Fiction Vortex Team

I’m still quite new to episodic fiction, only really getting into it about a year ago when I began writing Quest For The Wholly Pale for Fiction Vortex. Even with my studies in Screenwriting, and some experience writing a series … Continue reading On Writing Episodic Fiction With The Fiction Vortex Team

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On Writing: Short Magazine Fiction with Pravina Maharaj

Pravina Maharaj has my admiration (and envy) for consistently placing her short stories in weekly print magazines: those guilty-pleasure reads kleinsus and I like to flip-through and read over a nice cup of tea or two; those same magazines and … Continue reading On Writing: Short Magazine Fiction with Pravina Maharaj

Microfiction: Who Where How

A short tarot themed story for you 🙂 Happy Valentines Day! Don’t slip up now. I shuffled the tarot pack. Who was my soul-mate? With a deep breath, I picked three cards then set them down one by one on the velvet cloth: the who, where, how… Who: Freedom. The eyes of the athletic man in the image burned into mine and I almost dropped the card. Would he know, this soul-mate, how I longed to experience real love and freedom, not this shallow excuse for a life? Where and how: The Fool and The World. The Fool looked like … Continue reading Microfiction: Who Where How

Listening and Learning: The Smart Author Podcast

When first researching how to self-publish, and the myriads of issues I had to address five years ago, I found Mark Coker’s advice, research and predictions very useful and thought-provoking. So, naturally, I was excited to hear about his new … Continue reading Listening and Learning: The Smart Author Podcast