A couple of weeks ago I mentioned the dispute between Amazon and Hachette. This week, a large number of traditional authors have put together a petition outlining some of Amazon's negotiation tactics, and inviting authors to join them in asking Jeff Bezos personally to stop using authors as their economic football.
Read the petition and what you can do to make a difference here.
Our live Professional Writers Workshop is now up and open for sign-ups. It will take place March 16th-20th in Orem, Utah. This workshop is designed to help teach you the kinds of things that you can’t learn in most colleges—the ins and outs of the writing business. It's $700 for the week. Learn more here.
We only have a few spots left for our live Novel Rewriting workshop, and registration ends on August 25th. The workshops will take place September 22nd-26th, in St. George, Utah. If you would like to go, learn more or sign up here.