“What are the standard terms of a short story publication contract?”
The Copyright Handbook by Stephen Fishman
“What do you do when TV shows and Movies appear with similar ideas to the book you’re working on?”
“I wrote in a shared world and want to spin my own series off it. Should I use a psuedonym? What are my other options?”
“How do you build hype for a novel pre-publication?”
Can I re-use my own writing in different books?
“Why do publishers claim so many rights? Is it worth publishing when the pay is just a percentage of profits?”
“Any tips on using public domain characters?”
“If I release a character into the Creative Commons, can I do a different version commercially?”
“What are the legalities of using song lyrics for epigraphs–and what are the story advantages?”
Today, I talk extemporaneously about business strategy for creatives.