Some good news that I missed... the papers of the late Octavia Butler will be going to the Huntington Library in the San Marino/Pasadena area of SoCali. If you haven't read her novel Kindred, please get a copy today. Octavia Butler also wrote one of my favorite quotes on Choosing Leaders.
If you're in the Los Angeles area this weekend, you might be interested in attending the Latino Book and Family Festival, which takes place Saturday and Sunday, October 10 and 11 at Cal State L.A.
If you're a writer entering short story contests, you might be interested in reading Craft Tips Culled From Contest-Judging. Every tip helps when you're trying to win or place in a writing contest.
If you're an aspiring author, you might be interested in reading Should You Pay Someone To Edit Your Work?
That's all for now... have a good one!