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Advice on Submitting to Editors

I found this post on submitting to editors while doing research on publishers and found it helpful. It is an interview with Stacy Whitman, editor at Mirrorstone, in which she discusses the submission process. Writingexcuses.com seems to be a website … Continue reading

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SFF authors and sexism

An interesting article that asks if sexism plays a part in reviews for fantasy literature: http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/2008/may/22/harrypotter.women

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“The Writing of Fantasy” lecture online

I recently discovered this lecture online and wish I could have gone to it. The speakers were Gregory Maguire, Susan Cooper, and Roger Sutton and they discussed writing fantasy novels. It’s about 1.5 hours long, so get comfortable!

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Song of the Lioness series

I’ve been reading Tamora Pierce’s Song of the Lioness Series after it was recommended during the SCBWI NY conference by one of the editors. I have to say I have mixed feelings about the series. I’m currently on book 3/4, … Continue reading

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