Writing fanfiction is against the law. Should fanfiction authors be held to account for their copyright violations?

I visited Quora tonight to answer this question. I think my answer will surprise the readers and should generate plenty of comments in the next 24 hours. Especially since 99.9% will disagree with me. Here it is! Now I have an entirely different response to this question. The premise of the question is debatable according … Continue reading Writing fanfiction is against the law. Should fanfiction authors be held to account for their copyright violations?

Stephen King-Love What You Do

Yes, I love to share my TOP 10 Lists from Evan Carmichaels YouTube Videos. Today, it's Stephen King. If you are a writer, aspiring author or a creative of any type, I think you will love his book On Writing. It's the one that has influenced me most in my life. I bought it as … Continue reading Stephen King-Love What You Do

What would you do?

    1. What is your idea of success? Sometimes your failure--for trying--is better than someone else's success in staying where he/she is. There's nothing sadder than hearing an older person say: "I wish I had..." "I should have tried..." "I always wanted to..." "Why didn't I... when I had the opportunity?" 2. It's okay … Continue reading What would you do?

On how to improve your writing skills

  I've been asked on Quora how I improve my writing skills. A good question don't you think?   Writing is learned by reading—and writing. So the first thing to do would be to read more. This month I will produce a 25000-word novella—I’m at 8000 words today, and I will probably have read 6 … Continue reading On how to improve your writing skills

What are some good writing tips?

by Lynda Filler, Author Poet Freelance Writer  on QUORA     Write every day. It might be 15 min. on Quora or a blog or a page in your novel, but write. That’s how you get better. Start with bite-size work. I originally wrote poetry and published 3 books over the years. Then when I … Continue reading What are some good writing tips?