Writers Watch Out

Hi writers. In the interest of doing a bit of a service, I thought I would make a list of some really common red flags that you should watch out for when perusing small publishers. Here, for your enjoyment, is my list, with my own trademarked names for each red flag....

The Kanab Writers Conference

This last weekend, I attended and presented at the Kanab Writers Conference. Kanab is a small city in very Southern Utah– about 4 miles north of the Arizona/Utah border. It is the city nearest to the Best Friends Animal Society, which is world famous and back...

My Ideal Work Day

Let’s do some dream vocalization, shall we? For your reading pleasure, my ideal work day. Please share your ideal work day in the comments! Wake up at 7AM. Write 1500 words. Lift weights etc. for an hour. Shower and breakfast. Write for another hour. Take a...

Why Writers Are the Best People in the World

I must open this blog post by pointing out that there is a nifty Agent Pitch Contest going on at http://yatopia.blogspot.com/2011/03/agent-pitch-contest.html and I think you ought to check it out. It might be too late, but give it a try. That actually leads into why I...

Jared Garrett

Author of the Beat Series