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Gulfport Fiction Writers

The Gulfport Fiction Writers met yesterday at 10a.m. Several writers read and many suggestions were offered.

Self-Published Book Awards

Whether you’re a professional writer, a part-time freelancer or a self-starting student, here’s your chance to enter the premier self-published competition exclusively for self-published books. Writer’s Digest hosts the 26th annual self-published competition–the Annual Self-Published Book Awards. This self-published competition spotlights today’s self-published works and honors self-published authors. #WritingContests DEADLINE: April 2, 2018 Full Details HERE

TOP FIVE AUTHOR FEUDS

Yes, famous authors do argue, fuss and fight. I never believed the pen was literally mightier than the sword, ….but you be the judge. *************** Knock, Knock. Who’s there? Eisenhower. Eisenhower who? Eisenhower later for work already- I don’t have time to play this silly game.

LEXOPHILIA – Ya Gotta Love It

“Lexophile” describes those that have a love for words, such as “you can tune a piano, but you can’t tuna fish“, or “To write with a broken pencil is pointless.” An annual competition is held by the New York Times to see who can create the best original lexophile. This year’s winning submission is posted […]

Writing Contests in 2018: The Definitive Guide

Inkitt Publishing posts… Writing Contests in 2018: The Definitive Guide with over 100 writing contests, most free to enter, with prizes ranging cash to a complete publishing contract.    

THE Shapes of Stories

The US graphic designer Maya Eilam adapted Kurt Vonnegut’s theories about archetypal stories into a series of handy infographics, which can be viewed at her website. ******************* How I Love Lucy was born? We decided that instead of divorce lawyers profiting from our mistakes, we would profit from them. -Lucille Ball

Gulfport Fiction Writers

The Gulfport Fiction Writers met yesterday at 10a.m. Several writers read and many suggestions were offered.   *********** The ’50s had the best cars ever. My goldfish used to look out the window and get fin envy.

FMX Filmmaker Series

Last night, 2/12/18 WIFT and FMX Filmmaker Series presented Rose Rosen, CSA who discussed the role of a casting agent in film === AND === Victoria Jorgensen who presented two her films “Tiny Bacteria” and  a special sneak preview of “Half an Hour“. Victoria and Rose are both a part of WIFT and answers questions […]

ASACP – Actors,Screenwriters And Crew Productions…

ASACP (Actors,Screenwriters And Crew Productions) met last night for table reads of four screenplays. Barbara Harrington – QUEEN OF THE DECK  Judy Prantl       – THE WAITING ROOM Troy Legette – NEIGHBORS And my own screenplay – “I Need To Die“ We also celebrates Barbara’s birthday with cake and festivities.