Nathan Bransford: Literary Agent and Author

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Mar
24
2017

The past few weeks in books 3/24/17

The Oculus. Follow me on Instagram! @nathanbransfordThe past few weeks! In the books!Want to start your own publishing company? Seems like as a good place to start as any, amirite?? There's some ...

Mar
23
2017

Stop thinking and start doing

Back in my Youth, before I had written any novels, I spent a lot of time brainstorming and taking notes. I was working on a complicated novel idea at the time and I needed to invent a whole world from...

Mar
22
2017

How to know if you have a good editor

The art of editing is a bit of an ephemeral skill, and apart from an editor's credentials it can be difficult to know how seriously to take their notes. Sure, if the person works at Random Penguin Har...

Mar
14
2017

9th Annual Blog Bracket Challenge!

It's mid-March, it's sleeting in New York, and you know what that means. Well, I don't know what the sleet means. But it's our 9th blog bracket challenge!!Who is the greatest literary bracket prognost...

Feb
28
2017

Do you even want to win the game you're playing?

Human beings are a competitive bunch. We want to be HASHTAG WINNING at life. We want to be the BEST and the RICHEST and the BEST LOOKING and WIN EVERY ARGUMENT and have the CUTEST ANIMALS AS PETS HAVE...

Feb
10
2017

The past few weeks in books 2/10/17

We've had some weather. I'm on Instagram @NathanBransfordWell, it's certainly been an interesting few weeks, and I have accordingly collected some interesting articles and blog posts that caught ...