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230 (December 2000)

"I'M SO CONFUSED! AVOIDING READER CONFUSION -- PART ONE" by Marg Gilks
"NARRATIVE STRUCTURE Part 2: A Story Is a War" by Floyd Twede
"World Building 101: I Spent a Month One Night in K'shoy" by Jeremy Miller
"'KISSING DON'T LAST' A BRIEF HISTORY OF COOKING, Part 11: In Ashes & Pits" by Diana Carolyn Ice
"THE REFERENCE SHELF (review of ON WRITING: A MEMOIR OF THE CRAFT, by Stephen King)" by Ron Vitale
"DATA BANK -- Global Warming" by Bob Blumenfeld and David Carter

231 (January 2001)

"IT'S ALL ABOUT CHARACTER" by Perry Clayton
"I'M SO CONFUSED! AVOIDING READER CONFUSION -- PART TWO" by Marg Gilks
"NARRATIVE STRUCTURE Part 3: Premise, The Message Of The Medium" by Floyd Twede
"'KISSING DON'T LAST' A BRIEF HISTORY OF COOKING, Part 12: In the Oven" by Diana Carolyn Ice
"NOTES FROM THE EDITOR (Characters to Make Me Care)" by Kathleen Dalton-Woodbury
"FRIGHT WRITES: UNREQUITED LOVE: THEME AND VARIATIONS" by Richard Fielding
"DATA BANK -- The Red Planet" by Bob Blumenfeld and David Carter

232 (February 2001)

"ODYSSEY 2000: EXPERIENCE OF A WRITING WORKSHOP IN FANTASTIC FICTION" by Laurie N. Lanz dorf
"'KISSING DON'T LAST' A BRIEF HISTORY OF COOKING, Part 13: In the Pot" by Diana Carolyn Ice
"NARRATIVE STRUCTURE Part 4: BEGIN AT THE BEGINNING" by Floyd Twede
"HOW TO WRITE A SYNOPSIS" by Marg Gilks
"NOTES FROM THE EDITOR (What They May Mean by "Show, Don't Tell")" by Kathleen Dalton-Woodbury
"DATA BANK -- Dinosa urs" by Bob Blumenfeld and David Carter

233 (March 2001):

"NOTES FROM THE EDITOR (Electronic Version of the Newsletter)" by Kathleen Dalton-Woodbury
"The Editing Process" by Penina Keen Spinka
"'KISSING DON'T LAST' A BRIEF HISTORY OF COOKING, Part 14: In the Stewpot & Conclusion" by Diana Carolyn Ice
"D'ont P'lay W 'ith Apostrophe's" by Dan Goodman
"NARRATIVE STRUCTURE Part 5: Grand Openings" by Floyd Twede
"FRIGHT WRITES: Updike's Characterization and Description Tactics in THE WITCHES OF EASTWICK" by Richard Fielding
"DATA BANK -- Odds íní Ends" by Bob Blumenfeld and David Carter

234 (April 2001):

"THE ANGLO-SAXON CALENDAR" by Diana Carolyn Ice
"NARRATIVE STRUCTURE Part 6: BRICKS AND MORTAR" by Floyd Twede
"WHAT TO PUT IN A QUERY OR COVER LETTER" by Marg Gilks
"FREE AS THE AIR" by J. Thomas Baylor
"CHARACTERIZATION TRICKS" by Alan Bradbury
"Saving Newsletter Space" by Bob Blumen feld
"LESS HO BOY MORE WOO HOO: The transformation of the Del Rey Online Writing Workshop" by Bonnie Freeman
"DATA BANK -- Choo-Choo Trains" by Bob Blumenfeld and David Carter

235 (May 2001):

"BOOK SIGNING TIPS" by Nick Pollotta
"WHY I CAN'T READ MOST FANTASY NOVELS OR REGENCY ROMANCES" by Sherwood Smith
"PROBLEMS, PROBLEMS: STEPHEN KING'S HANDLING OF CONFLICT" by Floyd Twede
"TWO CENTAURS" by Richard Fielding
"SUBMITTING SIDEBARS" by Diana Carolyn Ice
"DATA BANK -- Spring Thaw (Maybe)" by Bob Blumenfeld and David Carter

236 (June 2001):

May 17, 2001, FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: TIME WARNER E-BOOK CONTRACT COULD BE BIG MISTAKE FOR FIRST-TIME AUTHORS
"TIPS FOR A DRAMATIC READING" by Nick Pollotta
"Five Ways to Look Like An Amateur: Manuscript Submission Mistakes" by Marg Gilks
"ADVENTURES IN MARKETING--AUTHENTICITY" by Varda One
"DON'T BE A COPYHOLIC" by Lucy Ford
"FRIGHT WRITES: GNOSTICISM, EXISTENTIALISM AND THE WEIRD TALE" by Richard Fielding
"THE ICE PICK (review of GUERRILLA MARKETING FOR WRITERS, by Jay Levinson, Rick Frishman & Michael Larsen)" by Diana Carolyn Ice
"DATA BANK -- Future of Flight - Jumbo Jets" by Bob Blumenfeld and David Carter

237 (July 2001):

"What Makes a Classic? Thoughts on How We Create Memorable Fiction" by Sherwood Smith
"CAN WE IMPROVE OUR WRITING?" by Richard Fielding
"A User's Guide To The Imagination" by Floyd Twede
"Getting Involved with Characters" by Larry Hammersley
"DO MOST AUTHORS HATE THE LIMELIGHT?" by Vijaya Schartz
"On-Line Writer's Workshops/Critique Groups: The Science Fiction Writer's Workshop" by Elizabeth Ensley
"THE REFERENCE SHELF: Webwalker Tales (review of The Engliscan Gesithas URL: www.kami.demon.co.uk/gesithas)" by Diana Carolyn Ice
"DATA BANK -- Ancient Egypt" by Bob Blumenfeld and David Carter

238 (August 2001):

"TELLING TIME WITHOUT A WATCH, Part 1: Shadow-clocks and Sundials" By Diana Carolyn Ice
"OUTLINING, despite dynamic characters" by Brian J. Arnold
"A MODEST PROPOSAL" by Floyd Twede
"WHY SOME SMALL PRESS MAGAZINES FAIL" by Richard Fielding
"Meet the Editor: Barbara Higgins of 1000 DELIGHTS" by Carolyn DeCusatis
"ADVENTURES IN MARKETING--POSTERITY DELUSION" by Varda One
"DATA BANK -- Dinosaur Evolution" by Bob Blumenfeld and David Carter

239 (September 2001):

"COMPARING CHARACTER-DRIVEN AND IDEA-DRIVEN FICTION" by Richard Fielding
"WRITING NOTES--OPENINGS: Chapter One, Page One" by Sherwood Smith
"PSYCHING YOURSELF OUT OF A REJECTION FUNK" by Marg Gilks
"TELLING TIME WITHOUT A WATCH, Part 2: Portable Sundials, Water-Clocks & Bells" By Diana Carolyn Ice
"THE REFERENCE SHELF (review of HOW TO GROW A NOVEL, by Sol Stein)" by Kathleen Dalton-Woodbury
"THE REFERENCE SHELF: Webwalker Tales (review of Early British & Viking Resource Pages URL: www.lauraloft.f2s.com/history/history.htm)" by Diana Carolyn Ice
"DATA BANK -- Carnivorous Dinos" by Bob Blumenfeld and David Carter

240 (October 2001):

"YOU KNOW MORE THAN YOU THINK" by Marg Gilks
"TELLING TIME WITHOUT A WATCH, Part 3: Hourglasses, Roosters, & Fire-Clocks" By Diana Carolyn Ice
"DARE TO WRITE A BESTSELLER" by Dr. Travis Langley
"THE REFERENCE SHELF (review of CONFRONTATION IN SPACE: The Wars of the Future Will Be Fought in Space, by G. Harry Stine)" by Chad M. Parish
"DATA BANK -- Big Dinosaurs" by Bob Blumenfeld and David Carter

241 (November 2001):

"SERIES, SEQUELS, AND LONG ARCS: What Works for Me and What Doesn't--Character Development" by Sherwood Smith
"REALLY WINNING" by Tony Daley
"TELLING TIME WITHOUT A WATCH, Part 4: Moon, Stars & Flowers" By Diana Carolyn Ice
"NOTE FROM THE EDITOR: COM-MOON SENSE" by Kathleen Dalton-Woodbury
"FRIGHT WRITES: LOVECRAFT'S INFLUENCE ON C. M. EDDY" by Richard Fielding
"DATA BANK -- Moon Dreams" by Bob Blumenfeld and David Carter

242 (December 2001):

"HELP OR HINDRANCE?" by Lyda Morehouse
"SERIES, SEQUELS, AND LONG ARCS--PART 2: Balance, Entry, and Investment" by Sherwood Smith
"WHY DO WE KEEP ON WRITING?" by Ron Vitale
"WRITING TIP FOR FALL '01: Or, the writer's universe according to Hilari" by Hilari Bell
"WHAT I REALLY NEED IS A WIFE" by Diana Carolyn Ice
"THE REFERENCE SHELF (review of WRITING IN SPITE OF EVERYTHING, by Bruce Holland Rogers)" by Diana Carolyn Ice
"FRIGHT WRITES, TWO LITERARY MONSTERS: GILLES DE RAIS AND HANNIBAL LECTER" by Richard Fielding
"DATA BANK -- Asteroid Shock" by Bob Blumenfeld and David Carter

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