Noble Pen Meeting
July 1st, 2010
Happy Chef, 1906 Blairs Ferry Rd NE, Cedar Rapids
— Douglas Adams, Life, the Universe, and Everything
Lisa joined us. Yea Lisa.
Ciuin has been invited back to Philadelphia for a private seminar with one of the teachers from the Philadelphia writer’s conference. She even found a sponsor to send her. Her accomplishments a frankly becoming a little annoying, because I can never remember how to spell Philadelphia, but then I remember the name mean “brotherly love,” and I think about the deep history and the Liberty Bell selling crack, and it seems all right.
Tony continues to re-write, overcoming the paralyzing fear which comes with the possibility of actually making the story worse, with the curling up in the fetal position and crying the eyes out–or is that just me?
Tyree is negotiating a slipstream magazine for Sam’s Dot with the editors of Afterburn SF. I look forward forward to being rejected by them.
Amazon and Barnes and Noble are in an e-reader price war.
Agent Nathan Bransord shares how often his name is misspelled in query letters.
Kristen at Pub Rants as an interesting piece explaining single book vs. multi-book deals. I will add it to the list of problems I wish I had.
Nick – SSS – Chapter Six
Shannon – Fangs For Nothing, Chapter One (Yeah, I switched my weeks.)
Dylan FOTS , Chapter Sixteen
Shannon – Solomon’s Heist, Chapter Nine and Ten
Bob – Lord Gordon Taylor 1
Tyree – Short Story – Against the fall of light
Tyree – Short Story
Bob – Gordon Taylor Story
Keep Writing, Penites.