I’m writing at TheWriteLife.com today on how not to respond to a bad book review. I look at the plight of one Stephan J. Harper, an author whose defensive and self-justifying rants on a bad book review of his own work made him a minor Internet celebrity. I feel for the guy, because no one likes a […]
By the end of this month, I’m aiming to have the first draft of a short ebook done that offers practical advice on how writers can work better with copyeditors. It’s mostly targeted toward first-time indie authors who might be wary about paying good money to have their books edited. Last year, prior to the […]
I love this, and not just because I grew up with an absurd fascination of the absurdist, British comedy troupe and could once recite the entirety of the “Old Woman (Man!)” sketch from Monty Python and the Holy Grail: HT: Austin Kleon’s excellent email newsletter What’s your favorite Python movie or sketch?