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The Courage to Do What’s Write – How Understanding Different Cultures Can Help your Writing

But what you can do is seek out people who are from a region or country and talk to them. Find out the little details. And double checking your research with more than one resource will help too. If you are making up a culture for sci/fi or fantasy, take the time to really invent the culture. Make the little details that will help your “alien culture” be more than just a bunch of cardboard cutouts.

The Courage to Do what is Write – Does Tiger have the Stories?

When Tiger had the stories, they were all dark, they started with tears and ended with blood.

The Courage to Do What’s Write – First Contact Day

But my question is, is the price to get there too high. According to the Star Trek time line in order for us to get to First Contact day we have to go through world war 3. According to Memory Alpha in 2053 (Only 40 years from now): World War III ends with a nuclear holocaust resulting in the deaths of some six hundred million Humans. Earth begins its long journey towards recovery.

The Courage To Do what’s Write – Not your Father’s Egg Salad [Recipe]

Last night on the Galley Table, our Captain challenged us to come up with new topics to write about here on our site. One of the things that he came up with, and I think it was kind of a joke, but heck you don’t joke around me and expect not to h…

Courage to Do What’s Write – Getting Back To Writing After A Tragedy

Updated – Go TO OUR Discussion Group On G+ To Leave a Comment. I want to start this by saying: I have no answers. I have no solutions. I have nothing. I won’t pretend to know anything. What I do have is an experience and a need to get back …

The Courage to do what’s Write – Sending a Story Out

I have said many times that one of my favorite things about this job is that I get to read some fantastic stories. Our slush pile at times has been bursting at the seams with with stories. Reading through them is really one of the great benefits of this job. Unfortunately, with the good comes […]

FlagShip – Feb 2012

March 12, 2012
FlagShip – Feb 2012

This issue Includes: View from the Captain’s Deck by Zach Ricks Princesses Don’t Breathe Fire by Sarina Dorie Hither and Yon by Anatoly Belilovsky After Glory T.J. Dipple View from the Poopdeck by Scott Roche   Buy your copy below, or click HERE to subscribe for a full year of FlagShip FlagShip Feb 2012 – […]

FlagShip – Feb 2012

March 12, 2012
FlagShip – Feb 2012

This issue Includes: View from the Captain’s Deck by Zach Ricks Princesses Don’t Breathe Fire by Sarina Dorie Hither and Yon by Anatoly Belilovsky After Glory T.J. Dipple View from the Poopdeck by Scott Roche   Buy your copy below, or click HERE to subscribe for a full year of FlagShip FlagShip Feb 2012 – […]

Stealing Jenny – A review

Stealing Jenny <h3><a href=”http://ellengable.wordpress.com”>By Ellen Gable</a></h3> I have to admit that when I first started reading this book I was not sure I would like it. I have a very soft spot kids and especially babies. The thought of something bad happening was not appealing to me. But I found that once I had started […]

The Courage to Do What’s Write – Getting it Done

Getting it Done By Jeff Hite As a writer there a times that I really struggle to well, um write. There are stories that need to be written for sure. There ideas and half written epics all gathering dust on the back shelves of my imagination. So it is not for a lack of things […]

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