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by AdamP
Sat Jan 28, 2012 1:20 pm
Forum: Science Fiction & Fantasy
Topic: "Beautiful" Prose
Replies: 74
Views: 34535

Re: "Beautiful" Prose

For my money, some of the most beautiful writing I've read comes from Pat Conroy. His descriptions of various aspects of life and geography in South Carolina are so heartfelt they leap off the page. Especially so in The Prince of Tides . A typical passage toward the beginning: To describe our growin...
by AdamP
Fri Aug 12, 2011 2:22 pm
Forum: Publishing: The Business Of
Topic: Success!
Replies: 3979
Views: 800097

Re: Success!

Hey all, I just got word that I sold my WotF workshop "24 hour" story to Digital Science Fiction! It will appear in Vol. 5 in January 2012. Hard to believe a story I wrote in one day (and over 7300 words) actually sold! Even more amazing because other stories I've spent much more time on h...
by AdamP
Thu Jun 09, 2011 3:46 pm
Forum: Publishing: The Business Of
Topic: Success!
Replies: 3979
Views: 800097

Re: Success!

Congrats, Jeff! Well done!
by AdamP
Sun Apr 03, 2011 8:24 am
Forum: Science Fiction & Fantasy
Topic: Sci-Fi and Fantasy Books You Enjoy?
Replies: 187
Views: 62459

Re: Sci-Fi and Fantasy Books You Enjoy?

Has anyone else found that the more they write science fiction, the less they want to read it? I'm almost exclusively onto non-fiction, mostly biographies and history, though I did just buy Bacigalupi's The Windup Girl , just to keep myself up to date of the goings-on in the SF scene today. I'm not...
by AdamP
Wed Mar 16, 2011 7:30 am
Forum: Publishing: The Business Of
Topic: Success!
Replies: 3979
Views: 800097

Re: Success!

Congrats to all! The level of successes here is amazing!
by AdamP
Sat Jan 15, 2011 9:05 am
Forum: Science Fiction & Fantasy
Topic: Orson Scott Card
Replies: 10
Views: 4459

Re: Orson Scott Card

That's truly sad news. I wish Orson a quick and full recovery.
by AdamP
Wed Jan 12, 2011 3:33 pm
Forum: Interviews: Entrants, Judges, Past Winners
Topic: 15 Questions with Dean Wesley Smith
Replies: 20
Views: 9548

Re: 15 Questions with Dean Wesley Smith

Really good interview. It got me thinking about taking one of the workshops. Where is a good place to get information about the one in Oregon, or any other good ones anyone here knows of? Thanks!

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