Saturday, June 8, 2013

My Published Articles from 2004 to 2012 and 2013 to 2018 (Updated)

Below are the articles I've had published at various places on the internet over the years:     

Here is a list with links from 2013 to 2018:

Is Being Dynamic Necessary?

Value in Co-Authoring

What is LitRPG?

Readers and Genre Crossover

Is Reading Necessary (especially for a writer)?

Fantasy and Science Fiction: Good for Movies but not so much for Books?

Research: Even if it Might Not be Apparent to the Reader, It’s Still Important

Gaming to Authoring

How Do You Write a Reader-Friendly Series?

The Vacation Route to Completing a Novel

Writing Warfare in Fiction

Think You Have a Novel in You?

What Ifs

Hard Luck Hank: Off Beat SF with a Mystery to be Solved

Participating as a Panelist

Five Strategies for Self-Editing

Don’t Expect Shortcuts

What I Learned While Writing Soul Forge

Characters of Faith in Fiction

What to Bring to a Book Signing Event

Research: Even the Little Things Add Up

Kevin Hearne and Luke Daniels: A Great Pairing for the Iron Druid Chronicles

Click on the titles to link to the article (for those with links still available from 2004 to 2012):

Firearms in Fiction (published 1/24/12--Seventh Star Press)

The RPG Experience to Writing a Novel  (published 1/1/12--Mythic Scribes)

Writing a Sequel (published 12/27/11--Indie Book Blog)

The Best "How To" Books for Writers (published 11/4/11--My First Book)
A Challenge in Writing Fantasy Short Stories (published 7/25/11--Disquieting Visions)

Goal: A Sequel that Compliments while Truly Standing Alone (published 3/7/11--Disquieting Visions)

Uploading Submission Etiquette (published 1/22/10--at Murder-by-4)

Writing a Novel Synopsis (published 10/31/09)

On Waiting: Suggestions for Writers (published 6/30/09)

Interview with Marta Stephens (published 9/28/08)

Don't Hesitate to Offer a Critique (published 7/27/08)

Short Fiction Writer: What League are You in? (published 6/30/07) 

Seven Common Character Types (published 9/24/06)

Interview with Sandra Kring (published 8/27/06)

Ten Rules of Capitalization for Fiction Writers (published 7/29/06)

Direct vs. Indirect Characterization (published 4/22/06)

Five Considerations Before Joining a Crit Group (published 6/18/05)

Never Learned Grammar? (published 2/18/05)

Are You Really Writing? (part 1) (published 12/8/04)
Are You Really Writing? (part 2)
(published 12/8/04)

Dialogue Basics (published 10/28/04)


  1. Great list. I'll have to go through all of these. "What League are You In" was an article which really helped me during the submission of short stories. Thanks for posting this.

    1. Not a problem, Cher. Glad some of my articles proved useful to you.