Yes, fanworks are illegal: harsh truths about copyright & Fair Use.

This article was originally posted at the author’s website, reprinted here with permission. Updated on 6/19/2019. I’m writing this post because fanfiction is a buzzword again, thanks to the
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IYWM June 2015 Newsletter

Registration is Now Open! Check out our exciting list of workshops and events! Featured speakers for the June 25 – 28, 2015 workshop include: Claire Eddy, Senior Editor, Tor/Forge
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The Road Not Taken: Diversity in Your Writing

When Symantha asked our SHU writing community about adding diversity to her manuscript, I immediately thought, 1) Wow! This is someone who is being proactive and adding diverse characters
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Fixing the Fault in the Default

In case you haven’t been paying attention over the past year, let me fill you in. There has been a rising awareness of the need for better representation of
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IYWM April 2015 Newsletter

Registration is Now Open! Featured speakers for the June 25 – 28, 2015 workshop include: Claire Eddy, Senior Editor, Tor/Forge Books Stephen Saffel, Senior Acquisitions Editor, Titan Books Click
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IYWM February 2015 Newsletter

  Workshop Proposals! Gather up your ideas for classes for this year’s IYWM Workshop (June 25 – 28, 2015). Classes last year included “Extreme Grammar,” “Writing for Teens Who Don’t
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Anticipating the 2015 In Your Write Mind Conference

Time is drawing near. It’s time for writers of different genres to congregate at an amazing Catholic University, a dreamscape structure, situated on a hill in Greensburg Pennsylvania. This
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IYWM January 2015 Newsletter

Workshop Proposals! ———————————————————— It’s time once again to gather your ideas for classes for the In Your Write Mind Workshop (June 25–28, 2015). Classes last year included “Extreme Grammar,”
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December 2014 IYWM Newsletter

It’s ALIVE! ———————————————————— The IYWM website is celebrating a grand re-opening! The site has undergone a major transformation. With a brand new navigation menu, updated workshop information, a living
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It’s time for Nanowrimo!

“The biggest thing separating people from their artistic ambitions is not a lack of talent. It’s the lack of a deadline. Give someone an enormous task, a supportive community,
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