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- July 11th, 2010, 11:56 am
- Forum: Procrastination
- Topic: This story would make a great novel idea
- Replies: 2
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http://www.chinapost.com.tw/taiwan/local/taipei/2010/07/11/264213/Mysterious-man.htm A mysterious man shows up on a motorcycle with a bag of money at a Taiwan restaurant, gives the owner $15,000 and tells him to give free vegetarian meals to people with it. That's the opener and the rest is flashbac...
- July 10th, 2010, 5:17 pm
- Forum: Finding An Agent
- Topic: Is anonymous copywriting worth mentioning?
- Replies: 6
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I'm working on a query letter and had thought I had nothing to mention for writing experience when it dawned on me that for five years in the late '70s and early '80s I may have been among the most widely read writers in North America, albeit anonymously. During that period I wrote most of the movie...
Yes I do. Basically, I start writing and found I've set up the characters to have some sort of event in the future, preferably an interesting one. Then I plod along chronologically with an eye to getting them to that event. In the meantime, there are smaller cycles of the same type in which little t...
Hi! I've been toiling in IT for the past 30 years but last year I started a sci-fi novel in Nanowrimo and I actually finished it a few months ago. It's around 95K words. Now I'm on my second edit, working on my query letter and dipping into various writers forum sites to get some advice. This site w...