#MSWL time!

The Twitter hashtag #MSWL was started by agent Jessica Sinsheimer (of the Sarah Jane Freymann Agency). Editors and Agents tweet about what kind of manuscripts they would like to see in their inbox. You can see archives of what everyone is looking for here. But I...

Hot Fuse Classic

Today marks the launch of Hot Fuse Classic, the new Short Fuse Publishing imprint dedicated to bringing readers the familiar comfort that comes from readingĀ an old paperback from the golden age of romance novels. The first title in the line is DONE DRIFTIN’ by...

4 Common Elements of Successful Picture Books

This fall, I’ll be teaching a workshop at the Central Coast Writer’s Conference (September 18th, San Luis Obispo) called “How to Craft Successful Picture Books”. In preparation for that, I’ve started to think about the key elements that...

How To Succeed as an Indie Author Without Really Trying

Today we have a fantastic step-by-step guide on how to become a successful self-published author from mega-successful fantasy indie Brian D. Anderson. He’s also my client for traditional publishing deals…a true hybrid author. Thanks for sharing, Brian....

Cover Reveal: Done Driftin’

Here it is, and it’s a beauty. Folks, meet the newest title from Short Fuse Publishing, DONE DRIFTIN’ by Romance Writers of America Lifetime Achievement nominee, Janis Flores: Originally released by Harlequin Superromance in 1976, DONE...