"I agree absolutely, if we don't understand the subtext of Victorian social movements, and themes that were relevant then and are still relevant now, the our work will be a mere froo froo of cool gadgets and Victorianspeak.
"While I like the Difference Engine a lot and it's use of Victorian language is brilliant, I would say that it's more important for the author to find his own 'voice' whether it's Dickensian or not, otherwise the entire…"
September 30, 2011 at 10am to October 2, 2011 at 6pm
Join us for a weekend of Steam. There will be academic panels for those of a scholarly nature and classes for those that are more fun oriented. There will be vendors, a drum circle, and the Upstate Steampunk Ball. There will be costume contests and the crowning of Mr. and Ms. Upstate Steampunk. Break out your best goggles, your spats, your hooped skirts, and your sense of humor and prepare to party like it’s 1899.
"I just attended Hypericon in Nashville, and question was answered by a panel.
It seems there are as many ways to plot as there are writers.
My way is to just append notes to the end of my Word Document, if I have an idea, and don't have the…"
"A 'read' registers every time a new user clicks on a chapter. If someone comes back to read it again it won't register as they've already seen it.
Wattpad Feature books, but only if the author is willing to leave them up…"
I use Wattpad, and I have to say that I've had a very positive experience so far. I have one question about reads. What constitutes a read? Does a person just need to visit the first page of a chapter for the number to…"
The Museum sounds like a great project, and once my novel is released, I'd be happy to add it to the museum. What kind of writing work do you need done? I can donate a little time.
In regards to you asking about interviews, I…"