The Runaway Muse

The Runaway Muse

Bill's Blog < Return to Blog The Runaway Muse “I only write when I am inspired. Fortunately, I am inspired at 9 o’clock every morning.” William Faulkner said that, and it’s one of my favorite quotes about writing. I’ve been writing books for more than thirty years....
The Runaway Muse

Novel Writing – How Hard Can It Be?

Bill's Blog < Return to Blog Novel Writing – How Hard Can It Be? That’s what I was thinking as I sat down at my Smith Corona portable typewriter back in 1979 and started writing my first novel. I had, after all, gained a lot of experience reading novels –...
The Runaway Muse

Copyright

Bill's Blog < Return to Blog Copyright Writers who seek my advice about getting their first books published often have questions about copyright issues. Here are the most common ones: Should I register the copyright for my manuscript before submitting it to an...