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Formatting your Novel Manuscript

Getting your manuscript ready for submission to agents or publishers in the digital age | writelarawrite

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Every day we slaughter our finest impulses. That is why we get a heartache when we read those lines written by the hand of a master and recognize them as our own, as the tender shoots which we stifled because we lacked the faith to believe in our own powers, our own criterion of truth and beauty. Every man, when he gets quiet, when he becomes desperately honest with himself, is capable of uttering profound truths. We all derive from the same source. there is no mystery about the origin of…

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Victorian Women Smoking

One of the most feared of all London's street gangs in the late 1880's was a group of female toughs known as the Clockwork Oranges. They would later inspire Anthony Burgess' most notorious novel.

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INFOGRAPHIC: How To Get Published

How & Where To Get Published... Smashwords a great source for self-published authors not looking to do print...

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Every guy needs that one girl...

so romance novels are about girls reading about how girls are born to make that one asshole/creep/human outcast/type A misfit/mysoginist happy and socially acceptable. they are a HUGE ego boost to the feminine psyche. whether they are raunchy or seem anti-feminist or somehow subject the female protagonist to some male domination... it's all about the idea that the right girl can bring that one guy to heel