Perfect words make good ideas great, but let’s get real—not everyone wants to pore over their old English notebooks before jotting a Facebook status. When it comes to writing and editing, your budget should be determined by your needs. If you find yourself wondering about the difference between copyediting and proofreading, it’s time for you to become an informed consumer. To help you save time and money, here’s a lesson on the tools of the editor.
if you’re going to try, go all the way. otherwise, don’t even start. if you’re going to try, go all the way. this could mean losing girlfriends, wives, relatives, jobs and maybe your mind. go all the way. it could mean not eating for 3 or 4 days. it could mean freezing on a park […]
It’s official. John Williams will score the music for the upcoming Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens. Williams, as you may know, has composed every Star Wars movie soundtrack, as well as the iconic movie scores for Jaws, Jurassic Park, Indiana Jones, E.T., and many others. But what you may not know is that Williams’s inspiration for the Star Wars […]
“My book might annoy other authors. Not people, but authors, because I’m sort of joining their club… And do they want me as a member?” – Karl Pilkington Karl Pilkington, star of An Idiot Abroad, The Ricky Gervais Show, and The Moaning of Life, voices the anxieties of a first-time author.
Writing advice from a prolific orange. “Writin’ a book. Uh. It’s not that ‘ard.” Karl Pilkington, host of An Idiot Abroad and The Moaning of Life, shares insights on the writing life and moans about word count.
Some major Fallen Odyssey news is coming this Friday! In the meantime, who’s your favorite TFO character? Justin, the lost boy Zechariah, the ancient scholar Ahlund, the merciless mercenary Leah, the courageous exile Olorus, the loyal lieutenant Hook, the silent soldier Gunnar, the one-eyed scoundrel The character with the most votes by next Friday wins. Write-ins accepted. […]
“There was one picture in particular which bothered him. It had begun with a leaf caught in the wind, and it became a tree; and the tree grew, sending out innumerable branches, and thrusting out the most fantastic roots. Strange birds came and settled on the twigs and had to be attended to. Then all […]