Kurt Vonnegut, one of the world’s great storytellers, gives writers 8 great tips on telling a great story. Why I like it: Because I need all the help I can get finishing my China Road Motorcycle Diaries, without going off too far on tangents and travelogue.
Scrivener is an old word for writer and the name of a desktop writing tool that also happens to output your book to EPUB and Kindle formats with a click of the “compile” button. But that’s just a minor feature. A screenwriter friend of mine swears by it to organize his thoughts and make notes […]
I stopped going to most publishing and technology events here in the Bay Area because everyone is still so focused on the woes of publishers who refuse to get with the 21st century and change their business model to fit technology-driven changes in the industry. Earlier this month I was dragged along to a literary […]