• Donate

  • Subscribe to the Galley Table Podcasts

    via RSS or iTunes

Tag: from the editor

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’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.

Making a big Stink about Submission Guidelines

If you have been paying attention lately, I have been raising a rather large stink about submission guidelines. You are …Read the Rest

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 …Read the Rest

The Courage to Do What is Write – What Coffee has to do with it.

What Coffee has to do with it. By Jeff Hite I am a coffee drinker. While I don’t spend my …Read the Rest

Random Ruminations Remotely Related to wRiting – Best Seller

What Makes a Best Seller Philip (Norval Joe) Carroll I read a really good blog about what makes a “Best …Read the Rest

The Courage to Do What’s Write – After the NaNo

After the NaNo by Jeff Hite So you finished your nano novel, or maybe not. In the four years that …Read the Rest

The Courage to do What is Write – The Best Parts

The Best Parts I have talked before about my favorite parts of being parts of being a part of Flying …Read the Rest

Please Spay your Tribbles – The Pirate Take over – Scary movies

Scary Movies By Laura Nicole and Jeffrey Hite This week the Pirates are taking over, well half taking over, the …Read the Rest

Courage to do what’s Write – Taking the plunge

Taking the Plunge I have been writing a lot lately about how the characters of certain Sci/Fi captains shape the …Read the Rest