The Internet Writing Journal
ISSN No. 1095-3973
Volume 5, Issue 3.
In This Issue:A Conversation With Angela Adair-Hoy and M.J. Rose
They're smart, talented and successful. They are Angela Adair-Hoy and M.J. Rose, the co-authors of How to Publish and Promote Online (St. Martin's Press). Both women know what it's like to be in the trenches of epublishing. Angela Adair-Hoy writes a weekly newsletter for freelance writers and runs her own publishing business at Booklocker.com, which publishes ebooks and Print On Demand books. M.J. Rose pens a column for Wired.com about media and publishing, and launched a mainstream publishing career out of the success of her original electronically published novel, Lip Service. M.J. and Angela give us the straight scoop on epublishing, self-publishing, and how to keep going when things get tough.
A Conversation With Jerrilyn Farmer
Bestselling mystery novelist and humor writer Jerrilyn Farmer has written comedy for Dana Carvey, John Lovitz and many members of the cast of Saturday Night Live. Her comedic talents have translated equally well to the mystery genre. Her Madeline Bean mystery series, about a caterer who is also a bit of an amateur detective, has won an Agatha Award and a Macavity Award, and has been nominated for several other awards and honors. Jerrilyn spoke to us about her move from comedy writer to bestselling mystery novelist, and gives some great advice for aspiring writers.
What's New On The Bookshelves?
Visit our Book Review section to see what our reviewers have to say about the latest books. See our new reviews this month in these genres: children's, mystery/thrillers, nonfiction, romance, fantasy/sf, computers/software and writing.
The Power of Principles, Part I: Masters' Maxim
In her article, "The Power of Principles: Masters' Maxim," nationally syndicated radio talk show host, songwriter and CEO of CQK Music & Records Mary Dawson begins a new series on songwriting that is guaranteed to keep your creative juices flowing. This month, Mary discusses "Masters' Maxim," and how it can help you look at your songwriting career in a whole new way.
What's New In Communications and Publishing Today
In this excerpt from her ebook, Selling to International Markets, Patrika Vaughn discusses how quickly technology is changing the marketplace and how training, teaching, correspondence, communications and publishing are being affected.
Charles Dickens Crossword Puzzle
Test out your knowledge of Charles Dickens in this online crossword puzzle by Carly Svamvour. A printer-friendly version is also available.
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