Next Noble Pen Meeting
September 27th, 2012 at 7 pm
Scott’s Family Restaurant
1906 Blairs Ferry Rd NE, Cedar Rapids
Dean Wesley Smith offers his ideas on what ebooks should cost.
Tyree is DONE! writing Breathless Stars and has started the spinoff with Elin.
Shannon submitted an article to parABnormal Digest.
Dylan submitted a story for an anthology. He has signed up for next spring’s WisCon (home page) (Wikipedia) writing conference and might be considered for a panel. He is afraid his characters are not radically feminist enough for this conference.
Writers Digest offers a few cliches that you should avoid like the plague, and readers add a very long list in their comments.
I think to be oversensitive about cliches is like being oversensitive about table manners. ~Evelyn Waugh
I would rather read a poorly structured story that has fresh ideas than a tightly structured one with cliches. ~Douglas Wood
Let’s have some new cliches. ~ Samuel Goldwyn
Tyree (or will move to Oct 4 if any cancel)