Author Archives: Evelyn Alexie
Note: I can only speak of RWA contests. I know nothing of other writing contents, for good or ill. Entering a writing contest can be a lot like playing the Lottery. Whether you get someone who loves your work or … Continue reading
I do not like math. I was an English major. I should be exempt from this math stuff. That goes double for Calculus. I got a request for a manuscript, so I went back to look at it to see … Continue reading
Does it matter whether you are a plotter or a pantser? Short answer: So long as the book gets written and the reader cares enough to turn the page, who cares? Longer answer: It can matter because the latter term seems … Continue reading
Ursula K. Le Guin wrote a wonderful essay, Talking About Writing, which is her response to the question “How do I become a writer?”
It’s amazing how much difference a cover can make. It really can change your impression of the story.
Worked for me, anyway. Click below: Make Everything Okay.
Haven’t written anything for James’ story for two days now. I received a request for the full manuscript for Sebastian and Sophie’s story, so I’ve been looking at that manuscript, considering if I need to tweak anything.