:::chewing fingernails::: I found out, via Twitter, that one of my favorite sci-fi writers, Robert J. Sawyer, is taking part in NaNoWriMo, and has invited people to follow him. Yes, he tweeted it out. That in itself is almost enough to make me sign on. Argh. What to do, what to do? I actually got … Continue reading Must…resist…NaNoWriMo

I need to pay more attention

How did I miss the beginning of this? By a roundabout route I won't go into and bore you with, I found an amazing thread going on at Black Gate magazine, initiated by Robert Sawyer on his own blog, posing the question, "Are the days of the full-time novelist numbered?". If you've not read any … Continue reading I need to pay more attention

How Much Do Authors Make?

I just surfed into the web site of a fav sci-fi author, Robert J. Sawyer, and found a post there on his blog about how much authors make. Very interesting. It's less than I would have expected, although I would think for the most popular authors, the best-sellers who are pretty much household names (think Stephen King, Michael Crichton, … Continue reading How Much Do Authors Make?