Author Archives: Theo Fenraven

About Theo Fenraven

Theo Fenraven happily lives in south Florida, where it is really hot most of the year. Find him on Twitter, Google +, and Facebook by searching on 'fenraven'.

Weatherboy is here!

After fifteen-year-old Tuck finds a Maya artifact while on vacation in Guatemala, his whole life changes. To his surprise, he discovers he can make it rain and snow. A local weatherman happens to be around when Tuck creates a waterspout near … Continue reading

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Top Ten Writing Mistakes Editors See Every Day

Originally posted on Blot the Skrip and Jar It:
In addition to writing and teaching, one of the things I do for a living is to evaluate manuscripts for their suitability for publication. I read fiction (and non-fiction) across several…

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Announcing a Break

This will be my 875th post. There have been almost 116,000 views and nearly 6700 comments made. It’s time for a break. As you know, I’ve taken on a lot of editing work lately. One reason is because several authors seem … Continue reading

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Last of the Edit Samples

There are three today. Diane gave me permission to reveal her name. Note: Diane uses Writer, which doesn’t play well with Word; some words and sentences broke in odd places, but it’s still readable. Try as I might, I couldn’t … Continue reading

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Beware: Anonymous Commenters & Those Who Seek To Unmask Them

Originally posted on The Misfortune Of Knowing:
Erotica publisher Ellora’s Cave’s defamation (libel) lawsuit in Ohio state court against Dear Author and the blogger behind it for a September 14th post discussing the publisher’s financial stability and practices is a…

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