Archives: Science Fiction

Genre-la Speculative Fiction Writers’ Conference

Education and Inspiration for Writers of Speculative Fiction Next weekend (Jan. 27-29) is the 2017 Genre-LA™ Creative Writers Conference in Culver City, California, (location details) where more than 30 published masters of the genre, literary agents, editors, publishers, best-selling authors, industry experts, Hollywood veterans, educators, and publishing professionals will share their experiences and secrets to help • Read More »


Now Write! Chinese and Korean Editions

Happy Chinese New Year! It’s the Chinese Year of the Monkey – the Yang Red Fire Monkey. Education, building businesses and following creative dreams are highlighted.   So the Year of the Monkey is truly a perfect time to start working with a Now Write! book to practice and improve your writing in general or find • Read More »


My Visit With Harlan Ellison

Meet Harlan Ellison Harlan Ellison is a beyond-prolific writer, a living legend and probably one of the most notorious contributors to the Now Write! series. When I consulted film industry friends on approaching Mr. Ellison about contributing to Now Write! Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Horror, the response was invariably, “Don’t bother.” Harlan’s philosophy: “We’re all stupider than • Read More »


West Coast Writer Conference: June 26-28, 2015

Greater Los Angeles Writers Society: West Coast Writers Conference Now Write! has the pleasure to be involved with the Greater Los Angeles Writers’ Society (GLAWS) conferences.  Now Write! hosted lively panels with contributors from several of the Now Write! books at the last 3 conferences. These are friendly, affordable writers’ conferences with a lot to offer writers at • Read More »


Contributors’ Recent Work

Now Write! Contributors’ Recent Work The holiday season has arrived and it’s a wonderful time to enjoy the work of fellow and sister writers.  Great writers make great readers… and vice versa! There’s something here for everyone including literary fiction, creative nonfiction and mysteries.   See also the recently updated: Writing Books by Now Write! Contributors for gift ideas for writers and a • Read More »