Now Write! Panel: Capturing Your Dreams – How to Craft a Bestselling Fantasy Novel

GLAWS Special Speaker panel Sat. Sept 17, 2016 Contributors to Now Write! Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Horror will discuss craft in a way that goes beyond the usual writers’ panel.  Our panelists will speak candidly about their own writing and share their favorite tools.  Be inspired by Kim Dower’s encouragement to capture material from you dreams, learn Michelle Newman’s secrets on • Read More »


Hot Off The Presses: Contributors’ Newest Work

Here is a round-up of some Now Write! contributors brand new books this year – some not even out till a little later this month.  The first two authors listed below, Kim Dower and Derek Taylor Kent, are guest speakers on a free Now Write! panel this Saturday, Sept. 17 in West Los Angeles: “Capturing Your Dreams: How To Craft A Bestselling • Read More »


Comiccon 2016, San Diego, CA

At ComicCon 2016, everyone young and old looks adorable and like they’re having a wonderful time. It’s truly a beautiful sight: all ages and races enjoying themselves together with a warm community feeling and an explosion of creativity that remind me of Burning Man (without all the debauchery!)  If only people could feel free to be this creative and friendly all the • Read More »


Empowering Creative Writing Workshop

with Now Write! editor Laurie Lamson  Want to write, but not sure how to get started? Having trouble completing a novel, story, memoir or screenplay?Overwhelmed with ideas? Just feeling stuck? Now Write! editor Laurie Lamson is offering a 4-week creative writing summer workshop designed to get you writing with clarity and enjoyment. Each class begins • Read More »


Contributors’ Work – Summer Reading

A few mysteries – perfect for beach reading: The Stardom Affair (Neil Gulliver & Stevie Marriner) by Robert S. Levinson (Now Write! Mysteries contributor) Five Star Publishing (April 2016) Neil is summoned to the apartment of actor Roddy Donaldson, leader of the “Diapered Dozen” gang of teenage movie stars, by condo manager Sharon Glenn. Roddy is in • Read More »