Xlibris Writing Tips| Opening Lines

by Maricel Alcantara

 
Xlibris Writing Tips| Opening Lines

It has been this writer’s experience, that when it comes to novels, fiction, or books of any stripe or subject-matter, the first sentence, the opening lines can be one of the most difficult yet natural things in world. There is a certain, unquantifiable importance so many writers place upon the Opening Lines. The writer’s capacity […]

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Xlibris Author| Paul Thompson, Roman the Teapot

by Maricel Alcantara

 
Xlibris Author| Paul Thompson, Roman the Teapot

Xlibris Publishing introduces Paul Thompson, author of Roman the Teapot: A Christmas Adventure.   Who is the author “behind” the book? I am a working class man who currently is employed at a HGV company in the UK. I have been working as a HGV driver for a good twenty year, however, I have always […]

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Xlibris Writing Tips| Vampires in Fiction Pt 2

by Maricel Alcantara

 
Xlibris Writing Tips| Vampires in Fiction

Xlibris Publishing returns to share writing tips on Vampires in Fiction.   Vampires with Limitations It is important to establish what limitations and weaknesses vampires in your setting have. This serves three purposes. Firstly it serves a narrative purpose, ensuring your vampires do not appear invincible and thus boring. Unless you are using a vampire […]

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Xlibris Author| John S Green, Ordinary Light

by Maricel Alcantara

 
Xlibris Author| John S Green, Ordinary Light

Xlibris Publishing introduces John S Green, author of Ordinary Light.   About Your Book and Yourself.   Please briefly describe your book.   Ordinary Light is a book of poetry attempting to chronicle a lifetime of trying to make sense of the joy and pain of living in the physical plane. I am a Child of The […]

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Xlibris Author| Shawn Gale, World of Dawn: Arise Pt 2

by Maricel Alcantara

 
Xlibris Author| Shawn Gale, World of Dawn: Arise

Xlibris Publishing returns with Shawn Gale, author of World of Dawn: Arise.   What do you like to convey to readers? My World of Dawn series was created over several years with the hopes of seeing it adapted into film and/or TV. I spent three years as a student at the University of Wisconsin-Madison’s Creative […]

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