Monthly Archives: May 2015

Updated list of paying spec fiction short story markets: May 2015

Seems like there is an increase in “projects” vs “markets” for short stories. Not sure how many of these projects are legit or if they are trial balloons. I haven’t really included all of them here, as they come and … Continue reading

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Plotter or Pantser?

Me, I’ve always been a pantser, when it comes to plotting.  Which is writer-speak for being too lazy to actually generate an outline, a plan of the plot.  Just let the story flow, just let the characters tell the story … Continue reading

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Musings from the 2015 Pikes Peak Writers Conference

I attended my first-ever writing conference last weekend in Colorado Springs, the Pikes Peak Writers Conference.  While admittedly my attendance was initially motivated by winning 1st place for Ragnarök Willie in the Pikes Peak Writers Zebulon Fiction Award contest, I … Continue reading

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