Authors

Why I Love Editors

I once had a short and sporadic run of volunteering for Leading Edge, BYU’s science fiction periodical. I had heard good things about the publication, and I really needed to […]

Authors

On Having a Day Job

Wouldn’t you love to be something other than just a writer? Of course you wouldn’t! Writing is the greatest job in the world. Once you’ve got that, you would have […]

Authors

Making Sense of Writing Advice

“Beware of advice—even this.” -Carl Sandburg Standing on the Shoulders of Giants I like quotes. Not only do they provide good advice, but they lend an air of authority to […]

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What I Learned from Patrick Rothfuss’s The Name of the Wind

As a wannabe author, I often hear from former-wannabe authors that reading is just as important as writing. And I believe them. Certainly, I would not have been driven to […]