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Syfy’s Alphas, conflict and characterization

The show focuses on a group of mutants (who are known as alphas in this universe) that work for the government in dealing with dangers posed by other alphas. Here’s the 2012 Comic ┬áCon reel, with some spoilers for the … Continue reading

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Casual Curiousity, Learning the Basics About E-Book Covers

So I’m back from San Francisco; I’ll talk more about the trip over the weekend. In the meantime… With all the self-published books going around, and with some of these authors putting together their own covers, I got curious about … Continue reading

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Advice to Self, Trust Your Instincts!

Pretty much everyone says that, in order to write and try to publish, you have to be able to bounce back from a lot of disappointment. And I expected that to be true going in, but feeling it is definitely … Continue reading

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Seanan McGuire’s Pre-release Strategy

From what I’ve seen and read, it appears that authors face a challenge in getting audiences interested in a second series that doesn’t have anything to do with their first, more successful one. Well, here’s an example of a strategy … Continue reading

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Me, Publishing Perspective Thus Far

Hello all. I’ve been writing sporadically for years, and somewhere about a year ago I realized that I was serious enough about this that I should act like it. So, here I am. My first venturing into the process of … Continue reading

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