By Cynthia Ward and Nisi Shawl Publication Date: November 1, 2011 No one intends to be 'that person' who writes a story with an element offensive to a marginalized group. But it happens. Many people with the ability to have a story published have written from a position of privilege in some form. That privilege … Continue reading Craft Book Recommendation: Writing the Other
When you've finished a piece of fiction, or think you're close, you can still make it better. The process starts with sharing it. The question is, how to share it? Should you post it online on your blog or a site like Wattpad? Should you share it with an editor? Should you ask for a Beta … Continue reading Do You Need A Beta Reading or a Critique? What’s the Difference?
Today we officially launched our reading services to authors of Fantasy and Speculative literature. Receiving good critical feedback is important to any writer, but writers of genre have the added need to receive feedback appropriate to their genre. A beta reader may know the genre well, but unless they are also a writer or editor, … Continue reading Epos Reading Services