Goals vs Milestones

Thought I’d pass this post along as it really spoke to me.  Go read it.  Now. Tobias Buckell is a science fiction author and sometimes he really hits the mark with his writing advice.  Basically, he’s saying that we shouldn’t rely on outside validation.  If you do, then you, wily writer, will start looking, acting, … More Goals vs Milestones

Hard numbers

I follow several of the “big” writer blogs: Nathan Bransford, John Scalzi, and Mark Newton.  Along with Joe Konrath and Tobias Buckell. Interesting fact to note – I’ve never read any of these guys’ stuff.  Just their blogs.  Weird, huh? Anyway, Tobais Buckell recently posted about his sales.  Specifically, sales of his short story anthology … More Hard numbers