Blood, Sweat, and Determination

Six months ago, I opened up my laptop and began to write. It was the day after my birthday, only nine days into the new year, and I was determined as hell. “This year,” I told myself, “is the year I’m going to write the novel I’ve wanted to write for as long as I…

Your Ego: It’s Your Parasitic Twin

So I was initially going to write a post about people who write in coffee shops and how they drive me nuts–and then I thought to myself, ‘this is a little too aggro-specific. After all, it isn’t just the Starbucks fanboy with his Macbook Air that drives me crazy. Hell, there are a LOT of…

The More You Tweet: Win A Copy Of Seed!

Let’s face it, those of us who use Twitter use it a lot. Well, I’m about to give you an excuse to use it even more–like you need excuses. Seed’s release is getting closer and closer, and early June is looking bright. And as all authors hope, I too am hoping for a successful first…

Guest Post By Todd Russell: Where To Get Story Ideas

Hi all, and happy Friday! This is horror author Todd Russell’s fifth stop on his blog tour, so without further ado… here’s Todd: Greetings and salutations friendly folks at 21st Century, I appreciate the chance to stop here on the fifth day of my blog tour. Ania asked me to write about where to gather…

Mental Shrillness: Todd Russell Blog Tour

I’m excited to announce that Todd Russell will be joining us at 21st Century Author for a stop on his blog tour! Be sure to visit 21st Century Author on Friday, May 6th, to hear Todd talk about his writing process. Follow Todd along his blog tour stops throughout the month for a chance to…