Hi! My name is Haley and I'm a writer/artist who's been working on a Steampunk project for quite some time, has put it on Kickstarter, and JUST NOW found out about SWAG! I'm thrilled to find a group of likeminded creators and can't believe I didn't hear about you earlier!
What do you hope to find at The Steampunk Writers & Artists Guild?
Fellowship and good discussion with other creators about what steampunk means in 2012, advice, crafts talk and maybe a few collaborators! I'd love to work with some talented visual artists who know the aesthetic.
Hello everyone,I wanted to introduce myself very briefly as a new member. My name is Sean Burnside and I'm an aspiring new author. I am not -however- a young author by any means. I postpone my youthful dreams as a storytelling due to a series of compromises and have only now, with the aid ans support of my wonderful spouse, rekindled my desire to publish.I am in the process of completing my first novel and entering into a preliminary cycle of editing, re-drafting and then submission to peer…See More
I thought I'd share this as a frequent topic on these forums is the question of self-publication. Since amazon can be a very large part of a self-published author's publication plan, I found this debate interesting.The debate was held on NPR's Intelligence Squared, which does a very good job of presenting both sides of an issue. While I won't discuss the podcast for fear of presenting a bias, the discussion does broach on a number of topics that I found incredibly enlightening: whether…See More