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.
“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.
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: A new release fantasy novel is now available as a free audiobook, read by the author himself. Listen for free to Chapter One of The Fallen Odyssey, the first novel in the epic young adult book series. When a young man from Earth finds himself in an alternate world, his fate becomes entangled […]
Originally blogged on TheFallenOdyssey.com: “Through wind and tide and squall and foe, may you ever journey on!” And now you can “journey on” in the introductory episode of this fantasy book series in a new, revised and expanded edition, featuring a new cover and never-before-seen content. http://www.thefallenodyssey.com/news/9/29/2014/new-look-new-content-the-new-edition-of-the-fallen-odyssey
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 […]
“Imagination is a force that can actually manifest a reality.” – James Cameron
My current work in progress, titled Six Shooter, is a science fiction, action/adventure novel. The story will serve as the sequel to the 2013 scifi mystery novel, The Night Also Rises, but will also be able to be enjoyed as a stand-alone novel. Look for it in the Summer of 2015. An interplanetary manhunt. A terroristic plot. And a detective with one […]
Did you know The Fallen Odyssey has a soundtrack? Now available for your listening pleasure: 40 songs in a free Spotify playlist inspired by The Fallen Odyssey to enhance your reading experience. If you listen to music while you read, these Ambient, Jazz, Metal and Progressive Rock songs will create the perfect atmosphere. Featuring music by Scale The Summit, Animals As Leaders, Emerson, Lake & […]
Hi! My name is Corey McCullough. I’m an author, freelance writer, proofreader, editor and former archaeological technician. I live in Berkeley Springs, West Virginia with my wife and a small menagerie of pets. When not writing, I can usually be found reading, playing guitar, enjoying the outdoors with friends and family, or binge-watching reruns on […]