Convert Text from Image

AI software like LaMDA is pretty impressive but we’ve been using AI for years without even realizing it. One perfect example of this is OCR (Optical Character Recognition) tools that let us digitize printed documents. While there’s something to be said...

Interview with Tylluan Penry

Remember my interview with Pamela Turner, one of the authors of Among the Headstones, an anthology of Gothic horror stories? Today, I’m interviewing Tylluan Penry, another one of the anthology’s authors. Interview with Tylluan Penry Hi Tylluan, it’s great...

Interview with Pamela Turner

You may remember Rayne Hall from our recent collaboration: we wrote together a book on Copy Writing. Now, Rayne has edited an anthology of graveyard tales called, appropriately enough, Among The Headstones: Creepy Tales from the Graveyard. For today’s post, I...

5 Favorite Children’s Illustrators

You may remember how my Greek edition of Whisker Smile, published by Patakis Publishers, has won the prestigious IBBY award for illustration. Today I have 5 of my favorite children’s illustrators, selected from a post by Domestika. Maurice Sendak Where The Wild...

Free and Paid Photo Editing Tools

I frequently write about free photo editing tools like Picture Colorizer; a tool that automatically colorizes your old photos. But what happens if you need more than that? Then it may be time to upgrade to a paid photo editing tool. An increasing number of people use...

New Release: Hands

It feels like I’ve been writing about nothing but my new releases lately, but this isn’t one of mine. Well, I helped publish it, but it was written by Ariadne Frey, an incredibly talented 14-year-old girl who wrote one of the most original stories...

Free Online Magazines

Two free online magazines are asking for submissions and looking for new subscribers. If you’re not familiar with them, they’re well worth checking out! Writer’s Grapevine The first one is Writer’s Grapevine, created by Patty Fletcher. As I...