Why Chloe Zhao Won't Reveal Her Fanfiction Pen Name to You
Chloe Zhao writes fanfiction. The Academy Award-winning director of Best Picture Nomadland and director of upcoming Marvel movie The Eternals admitted in an interview that she once penned fanfiction.
3 Lessons Learned from Writing Fanfiction for Over 20 Years
April 30th marks the tenth anniversary of when I completed the fanfic Sailor Helga. I’ve written fanfiction for twenty years, and have gained a lot of experience from the practice. Here are some of the most valuable lessons I can impart on newbies who wish to embark on writing fanfiction:
Are You An 'Ill-Mannered' Creator?
The website Vocal Media held a writing competition to attract more viewers to the platform. Dubbed “The Little Black Book Challenge”, users were encouraged to craft a short story involving the titular black book, and the grand prize offered was $20,000.
5 Reasons Writing for Content Mills Will Hurt Your Freelance Writing Career
What is a content mill? Think of it as a sweatshop for creativity. A lot of writing for miniscule pay. When I was first recruited by a content mill, I was excited. Finally, I thought, a chance to make money from my words.
Elite & Tawdry - Chapter 9
Tawny found herself straddled on both sides by surly security men in the back seat of a limousine. Dylan sat in the row of seats directly across from her, looking at his phone while snacking from a glass that held cocktail shrimp. He was bobbing his head to the music of his oversized headphones.
Elite & Tawdry - Chapter 8
No...this can't be happening, Tawny thought. "Are you okay?" Maddie asked as they exited McCurdy's class. "You look like you're about to puke."
Is Vocal Media Worth It? Can You Make Money Writing For Vocal Media?
I’ve been trying out the platform Vocal Media. It’s one of the more recent writing platforms to appear on the scene, similar to Medium and Newsbreak.
Elite & Tawdry - Chapter 7
The following day, Tawny had her first class with Professor McCurdy. Naturally, he taught English Literature. She sat in the back row of the classroom. As the rest of the students filed in until all but one desk at the very centre had been filled.