There is now an official Paper Beats World Facebook Page! To compliment the Paper Beats World Pintrest page, and the twitter feed. I’m also going to start doing more with said twitter feed, but not much more. So, what’s going to be on the facebook page that you can’t find here? Lot’s, eventually. I’m goingContinue reading “We’re on Facebook!”
If you’re getting into the thick of your editing process, you’re in danger of running into one of two walls. Maybe you’re getting immersed in the process and forget about other things, like eating or personal hygiene. Or, you’re so daunted by the whole process that you’re waiting until you’ve got ‘real time’, to getContinue reading “Check This Out- The Pomodoro Method”
Editing Shopping List- Don’t lie, you’re going to love this part even if you hate editing. I’ve never met a writer that didn’t walk into Staples and hear the Halleluiah chorus in their head.
Here we are, another month, another theme. This month, we’re talking about a writing topic you either love or hate. It’s editing. Like I said… I really enjoy editing. It gives m a chance to combine some of my favorite things, organization, creativity, and anal retentiveness. It can also be terrifyingly intimidating if you don’tContinue reading “Plans For February 2015”
If you write Science Fiction, this is the one for you. Escape Pod’s been around for awhile, but they took some time off from accepting new submissions. They’re back now, though, and ready for your work. Genres- Science Fiction Submission Dates- They take submissions year round. Word count- 2,000 to 6,000 words. So no flashContinue reading “Market- Escape Pod”
I found out something sad today. One of my favorite web comics, Girls With Slingshots, is coming to an end on the next few months. It’s actually the second web comic I read that’s coming to an end. The other one is called ‘Shortpacked’, but that one’s not about writing, so I’ve never featured itContinue reading “Check This Out- Special Edition to say Goodbye To Girls with Slingshots”
Do you have a planner? It’s the start of a new year, so you might have just gotten a new one. If you haven’t, you’ve at least seen them all over the damn place. Planners are either something basic that everyone needs, or a really unhealthy scrap booking obsession, depending on your outlook on life.Continue reading “The Writing Life- The Writer’s Planner”