By Daniel Schwabauer If steampunk is a blend of Victorian culture and slightly advanced technologies, what would happen if the culture were pushed farther back, and the technologies shoved farther forward?
Meriah Bradley, Guest Contributor I came to the depressing conclusion that science fiction writers needed to know everything. But a first draft, several short pieces, and much research later I discovered otherwise and learned some things I wish I’d known all along.
Angie Fraser, Guest Contributor Although The One Year Adventure Novel (OYAN) is designed for high school students, we also have many adult students—some college-age, but others who write in the midst of parenting and jobs outside of the home. Angie, in New Zealand, has the distinction of being both the mother of OYAN students and an OYANer herself. We asked her to tell us about what it's like writing a novel as a mom and home-educator.