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  • "Survivor: San Juan del Sur"
    Editor strike might delay the premiere of 'Survivor: San Juan del Sur'
    Those waiting for the newest season of "Survivor" may have to wait a little longer. As reported by EW.com today, the post-production editors on the hit reality show have walked off the job, putting the previously announced premiere date...
  • Content Writing
    Turn Business Copywriting Into An Enjoyable & Profitable Experience
    "In thе bеginning thеrе wаѕ thе wоrd and thе wоrd wаѕ God." THE number 1 bеѕt selling bооk EVER - thе Biblе is good еxаmрlе that wоrdѕ hоld immense роwеr. Buѕinеѕѕ copywriting is all аbоut articulating words thаt сrеаtе sales bу grаѕрing...
  • Textbroker.com is a run-of-the-mill content mill
    Textbroker.com is a run-of-the-mill content mill
    In the course of starting a career as a freelance writer many look to content mills as a steady source of work. One such provider is Textbroker, an online content provider based in Las Vegas. If your clients aren't calling and you are out of...
  • Should you use a Professional Editor?  An Interview with Todd Barselow
    Should you use a Professional Editor? An Interview with Todd Barselow
    With the proliferation of self-publishing and the rise of the independent author comes the question every writer trying to break into the field must ask themselves; Should I hire a professional editor?In an effort to help authors make this...
  • The Mother Siege
    Twitter hashtag helps authors identify agents and editors
    I just learned about the #MSWL (Manuscript Wish List) hashtag on Twitter — a thread for agents and editors to tweet what they are looking for.And, wait, there’s more. An enterprising person (whose name I haven’t yet discovered)...
  • Members of Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros
    July new music releases
    Three new albums sure to add a little colour to your summer.The Weight of Your Love - Editors, July 1stFans have waited a long four years for the Editors' fourth album. From the UK, their sound is the classic alt-rock group. It's loud,...
  • Are you the next JK Rowling?
    Publishing Gives Back: An editor auction to benefit Sandy Victims (Video)
    Publishing Gives Back still has bids open until December 11, 2012. What are you waiting for?Professional editors and cover design artists from major publishing houses in the United States have agreed to auction off their time, critiques and follow...
  • Autumn
    Writing, editing jobs for Sept. 4, 2012
    On a day like this, it’s fun to look back to when we were kids and think how much dread we endured. One positive to think about, however, is that most of us who come here and read these job postings don’t have to suffer through that...
  • An evening of relaxation
    An evening of relaxation
    Parents, guardians, teachers, principals, and students-all are gearing up for another challenging school year. This can be a stressful time indeed for all involved. How fitting it is therefore, to plan ahead for some kind of relaxation to relieve...
  • Earning money writing
    Freelance writers can make a living
    It is entirely possible for freelance writers to make a good living writing articles for magazines and trade publications. Whether you’re already a bit of an expert in a topic, or you’re willing to research and interview to gain the...
  • Writers and editors work together
    Be kind to writers and editors
    September is "Be Kind to Writers & Editors Month" ... so be kind, won't you, and click on the "Subscribe to get instant updates" link above? As a writer living in Long Beach, writing about writing in Long Beach, I'...
  • The White House Easter Egg Roll 2011
    Where have all the editors gone? They're not at WAPO anymore
    Cutline beneath a photo in Tuesday's Northern Virginia edition of the Washington Post, page B1 above the fold: Colleagues were shocked to learn of ---------'s death because of his devotion to his family and job. I'll say: When has...
  • FREE upcoming events for local writers
    FREE upcoming events for local writers
    On April 7, 2011, Maxine Hunter, Lifestyle Editor for The Germantown News will be a guest speaker at the Collierville Christian Writers Group meeting. The group meets from 11:00 to 1:00, Collierville United Methodist Church, 454 W. Poplar Ave.,...
  • Gears
    Independent game development for beginners (Part 3)
    After you havechosen your game platformand updated your design documents, it is time to look at game engines and other tools to help make the game a virtual reality. :)Each platform has different toolsets each with their own design strengths and...
  • Toronto's Harbourfront Centre
    Book Summit 2011 will quell your hunger for New Creative Content
    Is your appetite for the publishing industry ravenous? Book Summit 2011 can quell your hunger with their upcoming group of discussion on all things book, publishing and writing-related. Presented by Humber College and the Book and Periodical...