People occasionally ask question when the discover I'm a writer. The usual answers are "no," "yes," "approximately 3.1415926535," "Semprini," and "globulin."

Other times, people ask about writing. So I decided to create the FAQs. The Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America added them to their Web pages.


Manuscript Format

Word Count   Important Note:  While the top markets and book publishers still use this method, many other markets (especially online markets, who don't have the same issues with space) now use the word count function in your word processor.  

Getting an agent

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Great but Forgotten

My blog about movies, TV shows, music, books, and other things that deserve to be less obscure.

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Albert Einstein
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My Life as Fiction
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Who Killed JFK?
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