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Great new writing website from ‘Fight Club’ author

What does a famous author do with himself when he’s written loads of bestsellers? Set up a writing website, of course. And I’m very pleased Chuck Palahniuk – author of ‘Fight Club’ – has done just that. Lit Reactor ‘Connect, Learn, Improve, Publish’ seems to be packed with everything a writer needs. Create your own […] [...more]

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Author sells his own head!

That’s right, you didn’t mis-read. Author Jonathan Fields is going to sell his own head. Well, advertising space on the back of his head at least, in exchange for a pre-order of 10,000 copies of his new book Uncertainty. The social networker, blogger and motivational coach will also dye his hair to keep to brand-specifics. […] [...more]

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Now, where did I put that chapter…

Quitting my day job has had one large benefit for the progress of my novel – I’ve now got bags of time to pore over chapters and deliberate about dialogue. A few things stood in my way, however. Having started this novel around 2001, the chapters, brainstorming and snippets of ideas weren’t actually all in […] [...more]

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Quitting my job… to write a book.

I’ve just taken one giant step… not really for mankind, but definitely for me. Two weeks ago I left a well-paid job at a daily newspaper to finish writing my first crime novel. I started writing the book about eight years ago just for fun – it was really a story that just became longer […] [...more]

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