On Creativity and Death

Janiss Garza ponders creativity, death, and the amazing lives of Lemmy Kilmister and David Bowie.

What I’m Really Looking for in Writing Samples

Even some very good writers leave something important out of their writing samples. But don’t worry, you can fix that.

Your Book Is Not for “Everyone!”

I spent the weekend at the Digital Author and Self-Publishing Conference. It was great, and I’ll have a lot to say about the sessions I attended, but one issue stuck out for me during the “Building Your Platform as an Author” panel. It’s something I’ve heard writers say too many times and it’s so wrong. […]