Daily Archives: October 27, 2013

Zen and the Art of… Disappointment

by Laura Anne Gilman I often refer to “Zen and the art of writer maintenance,” and I’m only slightly tongue-in-cheek.  But achieving even a hint of Zen-inspired serenity is difficult, especially when you have a brain that’s trained to look … Continue reading

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Ways to Trash Your Writing Career: An Intermittent Series

It is unfortunately true that it is impossible to publish a partial work.  A publisher cannot put half a novel up on the shelves at your local indie bookstore.  The first duty of a writer is to finish writing the … Continue reading

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