Category: Writing Blog

Vern Lovic’s fiction author’s blog to help other writers with their motivation to write, their ability and confidence in writing. Everything writing – writing tech, writing software, writing styles, writing and marketing, writing and success.

I woke up this morning to an email from Amazon.com. I cannot disclose the exact amount of money that they were offering me, but it was pretty substantial considering I don’t make all that many sales of the book on a monthly basis. The name of the program is Amazon Prime Reading. Prime readers can […]

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Chew on that question for a bit and let me present my case for Thailand being the best place in the world to write for a living. I hadn’t thought much about it, though it’s quite obvious to me after fourteen years in Thailand. Thailand is, if not the ultimate, it’s one of the best […]

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Finally submitted the first chapter to the editor, and she tore that shit to pieces! So happy to finally get going on this. I’ll never be a writer that skips the editor. Nope, not after that crucifiction (I know). I’ll stick to writing good drafts and let the editor worry about turning it into magic. […]

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Sitting at my tin-metal desk gazing out the spiderweb-filled second-floor window at coconut palms and Thai flags flying on the blood meridian. There’s a secondhand shop across the 4-lane road. Above it and three kilometers away is a small limestone mountain where I catch snakes a hundred times a year. At 5:30 pm. the guy […]

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