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victoria-straussWriter Beware: The Blog is sponsored by Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America, with additional support from several other organizations. With author Victoria Strauss [pictured] at the helm, their effort is “Shining a bright light into the dark corners of the shadow-world of literary scams, schemes, and pitfalls. Also providing advice for writers, industry news and commentary, and a focus on the weird and wacky things that happen at the fringes of the publishing world.”

Some recent posts that would do ALL writers good to read include:

Evaluating Publishing Contracts: Six Ways You May Be Sabotaging Yourself
Rights Grab: Transferring Copyright
Alert: Questionable Terms of Use in HBO’s Game of Thrones Compendium
Don’t Do This: Wrong Ways to Try and Escape Your Deadbeat Publisher
Scam Warnings For Freelancers
Kindle Scout: The Pros and Cons of Amazon’s New Crowdsourced Publishing Program
How Not to Register Copyright

It is amazing how much Strauss is able to keep up with these days in the changing landscapes of publishing. If you are not already following this blog, do so at once!

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