• Should I Use Twitter to Promote My Book?

    Welcome to  story and chai’s “Ask an Author.”  Here, we’ll respond to questions we’ve received about the writing and publication process, as well as new questions, which you can ask us on twitter, Facebook, or through email (jazobair AT comcast DOT net).  Sometimes we’ll ask other authors to “guest answer” your questions as well. We hope this is… Continue Reading

  • How can I get my short fiction published?

    We are thrilled to have Stephen Parrish, editor of The Lascaux Review, guest posting on “Ask an Author.” Steve is the author of two novels, and has been a big supporter of culturally diverse narratives, including championing my own novel, Painted Hands.  – Jennifer Question: Thanks for doing this feature. I have a question about… Continue Reading

  • I’m having trouble thinking of a title!

    Welcome to  story and chai’s “Ask an Author.”  Here, we’ll respond to questions we’ve received about the writing and publication process, as well as new questions, which you can ask us on twitter, Facebook, or through email (jazobair AT comcast DOT net).  Sometimes we’ll ask other authors to “guest answer” your questions as well. We hope this is… Continue Reading

  • Help! Perfection is getting in the way of my first draft.

    Welcome to  story and chai’s “Ask an Author.”  Here, we’ll respond to questions we’ve received about the writing and publication process, as well as new questions, which you can ask us on twitter, Facebook, or through email (jazobair AT comcast DOT net).  Sometimes we’ll ask other authors to “guest answer” your questions as well. We hope this is… Continue Reading

  • Can I See Your Query Letter?!

    Welcome to  story and chai’s “Ask an Author.”  Here, Aisha, Mohammed, and I will respond to questions we’ve received about the writing and publication process, as well as new questions, which you can ask us on twitter, Facebook, or through email (jazobair AT comcast DOT net).  Sometimes we’ll ask other authors to “guest answer” your questions as well.… Continue Reading