We’re getting ready to shut down the HollysWritingClasses.com site for its update (This will happen in 0-48 hours… don’t know yet). But while the site is down, HWC members can ask questions and talk to each other here. This is not a place to report problems. For that, go to the HWC Help Desk and… Continue reading The HWC “What do we do with No FORUM?!” page
Category: WB2–Culture Clinic
The writing shop on HollysWritingClasses.com is now live
Even though my new Holly’s Writing Classes site is still in high beta, I’m delighted to finally have the writing shop open. We haven’t made the site pretty yet, and for the moment the shop is very plain and simple (no frills), but things work now. So I’ve brought back many of my previous classes,… Continue reading The writing shop on HollysWritingClasses.com is now live
Things Don’t Look Good for My Future With Apple
This is the follow-up post to Uncrippling the Lesson. As I said I would, I paid my book packager to create a separate version of How To Think Sideways, Lesson 6 that did not include links to Apple. I uploaded the corrected version. A couple days later, I got this message: Dear Holly Lisle, One… Continue reading Things Don’t Look Good for My Future With Apple
This is the price for a Short Courses Community membership.
I’ll offer two ways to pay: PAYMENT PLAN PRICE: The price for a SHORT COURSES Membership is going to be $5 a month for six months. After the final payment, the student becomes a lifetime member at the SHORT COURSES level. At any point during the six months in which payments are being made, the… Continue reading This is the price for a Short Courses Community membership.
How much should I charge for Writers’ Community Membership?
I’m FINALLY almost ready to open the Boot Camps Students of my smaller courses have been asking me for a long time if there was any way they could join my writers’ community. It’s taken me something like two years to figure out a way to do it, and Margaret and I have tested and… Continue reading How much should I charge for Writers’ Community Membership?
What Would You Recommend About Joining the Writers’ Boot Camp Community?
Since my last birthday, when I decided I was going back to writing full time, Margaret and I have been working on a way for folks who haven’t taken How to Think Sideways, How to Revise Your Novel, or How to Write A Series to join my private writers’ community. Professional Plot Outline is coming… Continue reading What Would You Recommend About Joining the Writers’ Boot Camp Community?
The Apple iBooks Author Issue: Small things, and large principles
The short version: I have removed my books from sale on iBookstore because Apple has included a clause in software I don’t use and wouldn’t have used anyway a clause claiming the right to refuse publication on its platform of works created with this software (which is fine and I applaud their right) and further… Continue reading The Apple iBooks Author Issue: Small things, and large principles
iBooks, My Clinics, and the Magic Button
My Magic Button at iBooks showed up today, and I have now uploaded Plot Clinic, Culture Clinic, Language Clinic, and Page-Turning Scenes to Apple. Probably on Friday you’ll be able to find them there. Virtual double-chunk chocolate-chip cookie to the first person who spots them before I do. 5:04 pm – Just Heard… The queue… Continue reading iBooks, My Clinics, and the Magic Button
NovelWritingSchool.com coming in November
I have the temporary front page up here: http://novelwritingschool.com/ I have beta testers going through a free plot-outline course (a major upgrade on the current version done via e-mail on THIS site). We’re finding bugs and getting them out of the way now. Once we get the bugs out, this will go live for EVERYONE,… Continue reading NovelWritingSchool.com coming in November
My Birthday Bash: Presents for You
Yeah, my birthday is almost here, and I decided this year to celebrate by giving presents to other people. And not just on my actual birthday, either. I’m giving away presents every day next week, plus a couple of presents starting today. So what are your presents? Day One (that’s today): Any two of my… Continue reading My Birthday Bash: Presents for You