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 […]
“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.
“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 […]
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The newest of several book trailers for The Fallen Odyssey epic fantasy book series for young adults. I went a slightly different direction with this one. Check out my YouTube Channel for more. What do you think?
Originally blogged on TheFallenOdyssey.com: This new map, created by author C.B. McCullough, is based on the fantasy world of The Fallen Odyssey book series and features locations mentioned in Book 1: The Fallen Odyssey (2013), and Book 2: The Fallen Aeneid (2014), new fantasy books in the young adult fiction category. Readers can attest to the fact that the Oikoumene […]
When 17-year-old Justin Holmes wakes up in a bizarre, unknown world, far from his rural Pennsylvania hometown, he goes from an ordinary high school student to a refugee, fighting for his very survival against dark, mysterious forces. Lost in a world of swords, shields and twin moons, Justin’s fate becomes entangled with a group of […]
“I had heard the whispered tales of immortality, the deepest mystery. From an ancient book I took a clue. I scaled the frozen mountaintops of eastern lands unknown, time and man alone, searching for the lost Xanadu.” When you think of rock music, a few key themes are bound to come to mind: girls, drugs, cars, and everything in […]