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Questions 544: Genre and Pacing

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Robert asks: “How would you go about subverting the expected pacing of a genre and still make it work?”

Resources Mentioned:
One Shot by Lee Child
Trevayne: A Novel by Robert Ludlum
The Hunt For Red October by Tom Clancy
Debt of Honor by Tom Clancy
Coma by Robin Cook
The Andromeda Strain by Michael Crichton
24 Hours by Greg Iles
Code to Zero by Ken Follett
Breaking Bad
Lost
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Leonard Bernstein: Grammar of Classical Music

Questions 531: Learning Cover Art

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Brian asks:

What’s a good straightforward tutorial for doing cover art?

Resources Mentioned:
Joel Friedlander’s Monthly eBook Cover Design Awards 
Becoming an Every Day Novelist by J. Daniel Sawyer
Createspace Cover Design Resources
Questions Ep. 176: When Your Ideas Show Up on TV
Scream
Taken By The T-Rex

Questions 528 – How Has Science Fiction Changed?

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Chuck asks: How has science fiction changed since the puppies came on the scene?

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Resources Mentioned:
Traders Tales from the Golden Age of the Solar Clipper by Nathan Lowell
The Martian, by Andy Weir
Empire of Bones Saga, by Terry Mixon
Rex Nihilo Series by Robert Kroesse
Mercury Falls by Robert Kroesse

Questions 274: All About Horror

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Tristan asks:
“What advice would you give about writing horror?”

Resources Mentioned:
The Complete HP Lovecraft by HP Lovecraft
The Coffee Service by J. Daniel Sawyer
The Alien Quadrilogy
The Shoes I Wore This Morning by J. Daniel Sawyer
Sunday Morning Giraffe, A Lombard Alchemist Tale by J. Daniel Sawyer
A Good Man Is Hard to Find and Other Stories by Flannery O’Connor
The Mark of the Beast by Rudyard Kipling
Down From Ten by J. Daniel Sawyer
The Society of Miserable Bastards by J. Daniel Sawyer
Grimm’s Fairy Tales