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Posts that should interest other writers in science fiction and fantasy, as well as other genres

So that title doesn’t work for you? 0 (0)

My contract arrived! Unfortunately, so did the news that they want a different title. No longer will the first book be called Crew Tempo. I’m sad about that, but I can understand the publisher’s concern. As my editor said, the title relates to a subplot and they want to advertise the military flavor. I was […]

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How slow does the publishing wheel turn? 0 (0)

Can’t help but feel like a poster child for the "Publishing is slooooow" education campaign. I’m still waiting for the contract and the editorial letter. On the other hand, I know everybody’s busy and I’m getting in some writing time on Genetic Chords. Happy Thanksgiving — hope everyone’s turkey and ham was as good as […]

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Send in mss… Start on another 0 (0)

Jennifer tells me she loves Crew Tempo and has submitted it to an editor that I pitched to at the conference. I start working on possible follow-on novels in the world of Minoan Space. Tentative titles are Eugenic Chords and Genetic Chords. Any opinions?Illuminating (0)Interesting (0)Useful (0)Ho-Hum (0)

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