Category Archives: Tools

The Grand Tour

I recently got a note from someone who visited my website (through an old link based on the reporting address) thanking me for my plotting by scene spreadsheet. Now beyond the total squee of getting what is in essence fan … Continue reading

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Writers of the Future 1st Quarter 2013 Honorable Mention

I’ve said it before, and I probably will again, but Writers of the Future is a good place for those who have yet to break into the big magazines (or haven’t had enough acceptances to be disqualified). Your story is … Continue reading

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5 Interesting Links for 5-18-2012

Life Kristine Kathryn Rusch talks about the impact of big events on writers (herself in specific) and freelancers in general, using what she’s going through as a life lesson for anyone in similar circumstances. http://kriswrites.com/2012/04/25/the-business-rusch-one-phone-call-from-our-knees/ Programming

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A Macro for Meeting RWA Format for Contest Judges

I created this macro for converting critiques to contest format when I was judging an RWA contest. We weren’t allowed to use comments, but I like using comments when I’m reading something rather than dealing with changing the text color. … Continue reading

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5 Interesting Links for 4-20-2012

Life A fascinating look at letting nature take its course but on a human timeline to save lives and prevent disasters. This is a video with sound and does autostart. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rWkZUW7rIHE&feature=share Publishing

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