Mentors, Book Coaches, Guides and Gurus

 by Kate Maruyama I wrote my first novel the summer after my sophomore year of high school. Avon books was running a contest for YA books by teens and damn it, I was going to win that five thousand dollar prize and be published. How hard could it be?  I was sixteen. My mom was … Continue reading Mentors, Book Coaches, Guides and Gurus

How To Write on the Internet in 5 Easy Steps

by Seth Fischer Here’s something I probably shouldn’t tell you: part of me—a big part of me—hates the Internet with a passion I usually reserve for war criminals and people who grunt loudly at the gym. Maybe 50% of me wishes that I could’ve been born a writer 70 years ago, allowed to live my … Continue reading How To Write on the Internet in 5 Easy Steps