Browsing Archive: April, 2012

Call for Submissions

Posted by Derek Chamberlain on Sunday, April 1, 2012, In : Market Listings 

I’m putting together a list of genre markets which I’m hoping I’ll be able to put up on this site by the end of the month. This will be a database of both magazine and book publishers in both print and on-line formats with contact information, requirements, and type of publication. Genres will include science fiction, fantasy, horror, weird, mystery, erotica, romance, speculative fiction, historical fiction, and occult fiction.

If you’ve got any other categories you think I should be i...

Continue reading ...

Productivity Pro Update

Posted by Derek Chamberlain on Sunday, April 1, 2012, In : Productivity Pro 

So here we are again, one month on, looking back on what progress I’ve made from following Sage Cohen’s Productivity Pro advice. 

The first point I should make is that looking back and comparing my progress has never been so easy. I’ve got daily, weekly, and monthly running totals to compare. I’ve even got totals that provide numbers for how much ‘writing’ I’ve actually done and how much was actually ‘pre-writing‘ — note taking and outlining.

My totals for March were almos...

Continue reading ...

Sign up Here

to get updates on new releases, or go to

Black Stump Books 

to see the whole catalogue.

Meet the scribbler

I'm a writer, editor, indie publisher, and dedicated Magic Spreadsheet user. Originally from Adelaide, Australia, I've been living in Japan since 1995. I've had a life-long interest in writing and in speculative fiction. My first book was published in mid-2014.
blog comments powered by Disqus
Make a Free Website with Yola.