Jonathan Maberry Exclusive Interview: Publishing, Writer’s Block, and More

Typically, after I interview an author, I read through my pages and pages of notes and try to find an overarching theme to guide my post. But I had some difficulty doing that after my chat with New York Times best-selling author Jonathan Maberry. Maybe it’s because his work is not only prolific, but also…

Writing Honestly: One Author’s Success Story

Most writers will tell you they’ve always wanted to write. They’ve always loved stories. They’ve always had characters in their heads. Jasmine Warga was no different. But while she loved writing, she wasn’t sure she could ever be an author. “I knew there were people who wrote for a living, but somehow it never seemed…

DFWcon pitch session ends in success

The DFW Writers’ Conference has had its share of writer success stories, but this year had an especially unique one. This year, an agent offered representation during a pitch session. Here’s Annie Neugebauer’s story. Three days before the conference, Annie queried Michelle Johnson of Inklings Literary with her horror book Once The Darkness Comes. Annie…