January, 2013

The Next Big Thing Blog Hop with Peter Mountford

Posted Wed, 1/23/2013 - 12:47am by  |  Category:

The Next Big Thing Blog Hop is a chance for authors around the world to tell you what they’re working on. The author answers 10 questions about their next book, and tags the person who first tagged them, plus at least 5 other authors. Peter Mountford, a Hugo House writer-in-residence and author of A Young Man’s Guide to Late Capitalism and the forthcoming The Dismal Science, answers the call to blog and tags three other writers. ______________

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How to Rise Out of the Slush Pile: A Guest Post by Jen & Kerry

Posted Tue, 1/22/2013 - 8:58pm by  |  Category:

Jennifer Worick and Kerry Colburn are teaching a class at Hugo House this Saturday, January 26. Click here to read more details about the time and price of this great workshop.

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So long, AP Stylebook

Posted Fri, 1/18/2013 - 2:17am by  |  Category:

After years of worshipping at the feet of the Associated Press Stylebook, the time has come for Hugo House to make the switch to the more literary of the two main stylebooks, The Chicago Manual of Style. This means we will be using the serial comma (finally), italics instead of quotes for book titles, and a whole slew of other changes to the minutiae of our writing.

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