• Southern California Writers Conference

    Posted November 2, 2017 by Admin


    You may have missed the September 2017 Southern California Writers' Conference in Irvine, but you have another chance coming in February with the SCWC Conference in San Diego. We highly recommend the SCWC conferences. T Read More...

  • The Market List Writing Contest

    Posted January 26, 2015 by Patricia Capracotta

    4 Comments 21,066 Views

    The Market List is holding a writing contest! We need to find a new staff/article writer for the site, and we thought this might be a fun way to find one. Contest Details   Submit one article about a topic under Read More...

  • Traditional Publishing vs ePublishing

    Posted March 12, 2013 by Admin

    2 Comments 49,315 Views

    Author Joe Konrath maintains an excellent blog titled "A Newbie's Guide to Publishing".   This week he posted a lengthy blog outlining the success he experienced in both the traditional publishing world and now in Read More...

  • Walking Dead Midseason Premiere Review

    Posted February 17, 2013 by Cranky Critic


    The midseason premiere is titled: The Suicide King.   It made me want to commit suicide, so it is an apt title.   Here is the entire episode synopsis:   Daryl leaves without saying goodbye.   Read More...

  • Attention all readers, there are some new books from a new devo

    Posted February 5, 2013 by JoAnne Culley

    2 Likes 63,129 Views

    Hello, Guys, my name is Jo-Anne Culley, I am an author and publisher of three books. I am new on this website, my main goal of being on this website is to connect with new people.    This year has been very g Read More...

  • Unicorn Writers Conference

    Posted February 1, 2013 by Admin

    2 Comments 25,785 Views

    UNICORN WRITERS CONFERENCE WELCOMES MATTHEW PEARL TO CONNECTICUT   On March 9, 2013, The Unicorn Writers Conference will host its fourth annual, full-day event. Co-chaired and co-founded by Redding resident and L Read More...

  • Agent Obvious - Literary Advice App

    Posted January 25, 2013 by Admin

    1 Like 69,693 Views

    Literary agent Laurie Abkemeier of DeFiore and Company offers a free iPhone and iPad app called "Agent Obvious".   The app is elegant in it's simplicity - it delivers a tip a day that is most often a perfect Read More...

  • It Was Only Just A Dream

    Posted January 5, 2013 by Alex Spivey


    Dreams.  There's the 'American Dream' which is the topic of many great novels and plays such as The Great Gatsby and Death of a Salesman.  Then there are dreams, meaning aspirations or desires for the future (w Read More...

  • Amazing to scientist; No secret to the believers.

    Posted December 26, 2012 by Bershanned Wilson


    “Blog; About I Don’t Know What”- B.M.Wilson   Title: Amazing to scientist; No secret to the believers.      Do you believe in the word “extinct?” or is it just an inn Read More...

  • Revolution: From Bad to Worse

    Posted November 16, 2012 by Cranky Critic


    The latest episode of Revolution, titled "The Ties that Bind" should be called "The Writing that Grinds".   In the first five minutes of the episode, "the gang" walks into a trap. The militia under the command of Read More...

  • Blog Spam: Scourge of a Small Social Network

    Posted November 8, 2012 by Admin


    Since relaunching The Market List as a niche social network, we have seen some significant positive results.   Perhaps the most positive is that our list of market and agents has grown significantly due to to bett Read More...

  • ABCs Revolution: Do Kids Write For TV Now?

    Posted November 7, 2012 by Cranky Critic


    Dissecting an episode of Revolution lazy plot flaw by lazy plot flaw.   Okay, I want to be fair. Maybe ABC's Revolution is just good old fashioned formula television writing.   But does that explain aw Read More...

  • Revolution TV Show Review: The Best in Bad Television

    Posted November 7, 2012 by Cranky Critic


    When Terra Nova was cancelled after one season, I was crushed. When it came to bad television, terrible acting, horrible plot lines and ridiculous deus ex machinas, Terra Nova destroyed the competition. There's was Read More...

  • The New Market List

    Posted July 24, 2012 by Admin

    2 Likes 78,753 Views

    For almost 20 years The Market List has been providing free market information for writers online.   Our original format was a downloadable help file that was published on GEnie and AOL under the writer's forum ar Read More...