Posted by Joe Mynhardt on Monday, January 30, 2012,
After the success of the first Dark Minds anthology (nominated for anthology of the year at ThisIsHorror.co.uk), I’m happy to say that Dark Minds Press decided to launch a second anthology, appropriately named Darker Minds. The cover artist is the award-winning Ben Baldwin.
What excites me even more than reading all the great stories prowling within, is once again having one of my stories included. What an honour to work with an editor like Ross Warren over at Dark Minds Press, not t...
Posted by Joe Mynhardt on Friday, January 13, 2012,
After I published my first short story in 2009, and becoming addicted to receiving acceptance letters, I spent several hours scouring the internet for possible markets. Little did I know about Duotrope.com back then.
I ended up making three lists that day. One contained the names of smaller markets I wanted to submit to, and the second the name of that one market I had been published in, Be-A-Better-Writer.com.
The final list held the names of the larger markets I wanted to be pu...
Posted by Joe Mynhardt on Sunday, January 1, 2012,
It would be ideal if the world did not end in 2012. But, because that’s out of my hands (Or is it?), I’ll just set out a few goals that I can and hopefully will achieve.
Normally it’s not a good idea to make New Year’s resolutions public, but I’m going to stick to a bit of advice I grew up with: “Show your flaws. Let people notice them. Only then will you truly make an effort to correct them.” So by letting you all in on my goals for this year, I’ll hopefully be more mot...