Is chick lit on the way out? Don't bet your Blahniks. Instead, the genre has branched out into surprising new arenas, offering great opportunities for aspiring novelistsand even nonfiction writers.
A sampling of the contests available for you, the romance writer
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by Jerry B. Jenkins
"I think, if (Empire Settings) does well, it will be a case study in what it is about the commercial publishing industry in New York that makes it tick and that makes it catch things and miss things."
The building blocks of effective prose are simpler than you think.
Now that the erotica trend is climaxing, writersand readersare wondering what constitutes erotica and what that label really means.
Examine Marshall's steps to guide you through the novel-writing process.