The Lauriat Anthology

The Lauriat Anthology

A rather belated heads-up; the Lauriat anthology, edited by Charles Tan, is now up for sale at Amazon! It features a wide range of speculative fiction on Filipino-Chinese culture  by noted Filipino authors – and, uh, me.  Yay.  
Pixar’s Rules of Storytelling

Pixar’s Rules of Storytelling

Lego artist ICanLegoThat recently released a dozen inspirational photos based on the Twenty-two Rules of Storytelling tweeted by Pixar storyboard artist Emma Coates, which I find absolutely relevant (and, I feel, something every writer needs to know!) . All images can...
Around the Web: May 15, 2012

Around the Web: May 15, 2012

Writing News! An explanation for the Agency Model for E-Books.   Writing Tips and Tricks! DIY MFA: Getting to know supporting characters Musetracks talks about the Byronic Hero. Nathan Bransford on the Biggest Challenges in the New Era of Publishing....

Around the Web: May 8, 2012

Writing News: The Working Man: The Modern Sherlock Holmes and His Fashions. Kim Newman on Why are so Many Vampire Stories so Weak? What’s going on at this year’s BEA! The Top 10 Most Read Books in the World! A chance to ask a literary agent anything you...
Around the Web: April 30, 2012

Around the Web: April 30, 2012

Writing News: Tor / Forge ebooks are now going to be DRM-free! Story Siren and plagiarism allegations.   Writing Tips and Tricks: Steve Ulfeder explains how you know you’ve made it via Jenny Milchman. Writer’s Relief: How you know you’re ready...
Around the Web: April 24, 2012

Around the Web: April 24, 2012

Writing News: World Book Night 2012 officially begins! Audible promises to pay authors who social network. Showcasing 15 famous writer’s bedrooms. Nobody wins the 2012 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, and by that I don’t mean any character from the Graveyard...