1. Katie-Ellen

    Fanfare! Litopian friend publishes children's novel

    @Madz. aka Muhammad. We haven't seen him around here in a while but he's been working away, and now... I Am Thunder A 15 year old wants to write novels, but her super-controlling parents have other plans for her. Published with Macmillan Children's Books and due out January 2018. Ain't that...
  2. Katie-Ellen

    Fond of Which Fonts?

    According to William Shunn, - a well worn name round here - Courier (12 point) is THE font to use when submitting your MSS to editors (and agents?) Your manuscript should look typed, not typeset. This is particularly important if you are composing your manuscript on a computer, where the...
  3. Katie-Ellen

    Inkitt Novel Submissions: the Contract

    I got another email from these people today. This is their contract. What do people think? Has anyone here submitted any work to Inkitt ? (deadline today) I'd feel myself, that I would be putting my head into a bag re COPYRIGHT Here is what you win, looks pretty good, but what do you lose?
  4. Katie-Ellen

    Open Submission Coming up, Fantasy, Steampunk...

    World Weaver Press, opening February 1 and they are on twitter. Their wishlist But it's not exhaustive.
  5. S

    New and eager to write

    Hello, everyone! My name is Cos and it's a pleasure to meet you all. I'm an aspiring writer and if you'd have me, I'd love to occasionally ask for your advice on this or that little piece of thought and dream. In my professional life I'm also a software developer, and since I have started...
  6. J

    Newest arrival

    (I'll find an appropriate avatar soon.) I've published 11 titles before, all nonfiction for RPGs. My first novel originated with characters that I created for another game 22 years ago. Now I'm writing a dramady with them. I'm 4 chapters away from the first draft now.