Questions 889: Western Genre Research
Herbert: A while back you said the 20s might see a resurgence of the Western. Do you have a list of books and authors to...
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Poetry Corner: The Raven
Today on Poetry Corner, Dan reads Edgar Allan Poe's The Raven.
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Question 888: Creative Freedom and Racist Publishers
JD asks: Do you have any advice for a middle aged White male trying to publish a fantasy novel that *isn't* Vikings and Tolkien pastiches?...
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Question 887: Knowing What to Cut
Robert asks: I’ve managed to write the first draft of a sequel to a novel, but I set up some plot elements I  didn't use,...
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