Author Event Calendar
- 10/12/2012 - 10/13/2012 Bill Rapp will be at the Legends of Fall in Madison, WI
- 10/20/2012 - Carlotta G. Holton will on WMBS-CBS, PA to discuss East Coast Ghosts from 5:15 PM - 6 PM
- 10/23/2012 - Bill Rapp will be at the Annandale campus bookstore of Northern Virginia Community College
- 12/05/2012 - Carlotta G. Holton will discuss The Ghost Stories of Charles Dickens at Bound Brook, NJ Memorial Library at 7 PM
Virgo (August 23 - September 22)
Balance is key, ScalesWriter. Keep that in mind that no one wants to read a story where the main character gets everything they want. While you may be projecting what you want out of life on this person, it is not the way to approach this story. Make sure that you challenge your protagonist with situations that they may not be able to get out off. Like your main character, you must challenge yourself when writing. The struggle is going to be worth the reward.
The Grammar Nerd
If using the correct form of “your,” or placing a comma in the appropriate place counts as being a grammar Nazi, then I am.
She’s one of twenty-first century’s most beloved characters. She’s intelligent, brave, and a character many girls would love to be.
It Has All Been Done Before
When I first heard about great writers stealing, it annoyed me. A great writer would not steal. A great writer would not need to.
From Salon to Book Club
It seems that everyone belongs to a book club. While we welcome this as a great societal phenomenon of modern times, one only has to look to the past to find its counterpart in the original salons of earlier centuries.
I Still Wanna’ Be a Writer
It can be daunting just thinking of applying to MFA programs.
The Real Elle
Nancy Drew proves style doesn’t have to scream runway trendy .
Advice on submitting your manuscript and MFA vs BFA.
Tips to help you to create a well-rounded character with the power to advance the plot.
Pittsburgh was overwhelming to me as a third year transfer student.