Hi All,I've just launched a Kickstarter for a children's picture book I've written about encouraging make-believe play and environmental sustainability. We're nearing 20% of my $11K goal on day 2 of…Continue
"I recently took a paid online writing course. It was great in that the instructor and at least one of the six people in the course gave me solid, concrete, constructive feedback and criticism. The anonymity made it easier to offer that as well, I…"
Steampunk and Dieselpunk, with a preference for the noir aesthetic. I'm a writer and at-home prop maker, specializing in fabricated costume weaponry and tools made from salvaged bicycle and lamp parts.
Author of The Three Blind Men (appearing in Machina Mortis by KnightWatch Press, available April 2013)
Co-author of His Frozen Heart (appearing in Mechanized Masterpieces by Xchyler Publishing, available April 2013)
What do you hope to find at The Steampunk Writers & Artists Guild?
Friends, fellow authors, Steampunks and Dieselpunks.
How did you hear about us?
Shawn Wesley linked to you on his blog swesleysteam.com
"Gavin, while we have you captured here... is there a Wattpad widget I can add to my FB author page?
I would love to be able to add a tab to my FB page, showing my Wattpad content, so people who find me that way can click straight through. I…"
"Oooh, good to know. I like this. As soon as I come out of Amazon Select for a title of mine, I'm going to dive into Wattpad with it. Darn Amazon is so good at favoring its Select titles, it's hard to make the break when you're just…"
"That's right. Caitlin was her name. OK, I'll get on that asap that I have a cover for it I like.
Thanks for your tips and info, Gavin. And for helping to make mobile a major format for ebooks. Things are really taking off internationally…"
"I suspect if we started a Steampunk group, we'd then have to start a Dystopian one, a Bieber one, a 'we love tomatoes' one and numerous others =]
You're more than welcome to start a steampunk chat thread in the Sf club…"
"Steampunk is definitely in the ascendence at the moment, there are some great books and films around. It's also good to see some of the more niche punks like Diesel and Clock going up on there too.
I'd love to see Bieber do…"
"I hear you. :-) Y'all need to get that Justin Bieber steampunk-styled video on your site as a reminder to teen girls that steampunk is cool. Better yet, get Justin Bieber to write a steampunk novel. I'll ghost write it for him! (not…"