Book Expo America is over and we can all get back to our lives. Some of the gossip, tips and trends in publishing can be viewed here. The rumor, sadly, is true. Publishers across the board report that less books will be published in 2006.
But that won’t stop us writing ’em.
Cavan at Blurred Line blogs about the resurgance of adventure SF . . . .Melly on the perils of both blogging and writing . . . . my two favorite bloggers, Nienke and Ray, have their worlds collide over the writerly conundrum: finish the draft or keep tweaking . . . . For those who fall in the constantly tweaking category, here’s a list of “banished” words writers should avoid.
Now for the jump. [Read more…]