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July 21, 2010
Twelve Years of Rejected Short Stories, And Then This!
The other day I found on my Facebook page a brief supportive note from a...
July 07, 2010
What Book Publishers Want Most, But Can’t Have
A continuation of the conversation I started with yesterday's My New Book Has Taken Over...
July 06, 2010
My New Book Has Taken Over My Head
What I should do is kill this blog. It's about my only hope for finishing...
February 20, 2010
My Interview with Writer’s Digest
About three months after my book Penguins, Pain and the Whole Shebang, came out, Writer's...
June 04, 2009
I Don’t See How I Could Possibly Be Famouser
I am happy to report that out of the literally tens of millions of documents...
May 31, 2009
Let Me Entertain You; Let Me Make You Smile
[scribd id=15978488 key=key-bb0pu42q1iod1mg5xri] I’ve bundled into an e-book 35 of my funniest blog essays,...
April 22, 2009
My Breakfast With My Christian Book Agent
In which I pitch to my agent two SUPERB ideas for Christian books: "The Shaq,"...
September 19, 2008
Writers: Don’t Self-Publish; My Blogging Advice Bites
In response to my recent post, Overcoming The Harsh Realities of Book Publishing, a reader (hello, "Jim...
September 17, 2008
Overcoming The Harsh Realities of Book Publishing
On Saturday, September 26, I'll be conducting a workshop at the annual San Diego Christian Writers...
March 16, 2008
“Penguins, Pain and the Whole Shebang” Sold to Korean Publisher
One minute you're staring vacantly at your computer fleetingly wondering how long it's been since you...
January 26, 2008
My Big Week in Christian Book Publishing
The book business is reeeeeeeeeeeeeally slow; it is like unto the rest of our media as...
August 15, 2007
About Buying “I’m OK–You’re Not.” (And some other … babbling, basically.)
In response to some (lovely) e-mails I've received, I'd like to say that everything you...
August 03, 2007
And Now For Someone Completely Different
Hi. I'm Lucas Smith. I promise I'm not Jack Bauer in disguise. Or a hippy serial...
August 02, 2007
Sprechen zie Penguins?
Yesterday I received in the mail a copy of DRAN, a thick, glossy German magazine for...
July 08, 2007
Modesty. Bragging. Wanting to inform. Who can tell them apart?
The Midwest Book Review just published a review of my humble tome, I'm OK--You're Not: The...
July 05, 2007
Blogger lagger, I (and a little about book publishing)
You know how my blogs are always really funny, or really profound, or really both?...
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