It Had Been Planned and There Were Guides Jessica Lee Richardson [FC2 at The University of Alabama Press, 2015. 217 Pages. $16.95] Reviewed by RS Deeren       Remember when you were very young and you ran down...
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Self-publishing doesn’t have a great reputation. You know it, I know it, and professional self-published authors know it too – unfortunately, a lot of books are released by people who don’t know what they’re doing. But things are changing....
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Appetizer When you sit down to write, what sounds do you surround yourself with? Do you sit in a café and let the ambiance of conversation and music settle into your mind’s background? Do you put in your headphones...
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Several notable writers have passed within the last year. This post serves to acknowledge some of those writers. In an interview with Larry McCaffery, the novelist and essayist, David Foster Wallace remarks on the role of literature in viewing...
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Even before taking on my animation minor, I’ve long held the belief that writing and drawing go hand-in-hand. Sketching characters? I do it all the time. Making blueprints of rooms? A recent practice for me, but incredibly helpful. Doodling?...
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The Leap Year day may have already passed (and we won’t get that extra day again until 2020) but it’s still a fascinating subject. Take a minute to peruse some neat trivia and history about the day that is...