Posts that contain books by author ‘ fair use ’

Fan Fiction; Fifty Shades of Green

Scholars, critics and mainstream publishers look down their noses at fan fiction and consider it unoriginal, non-commercial, and a joke. But E. L. James, author of Fifty Shades of Grey, is laughing all the way to the bank. Her trilogy,… Read the rest “Fan Fiction; Fifty Shades of Green”

11 Things Every Writer Should Know About Copyrights

1.   Who owns a copyright? As soon as you put an idea into a fixed form, whether on a pad of paper, a hard drive, a smart phone or a recording device, you own the copyright in that creation. Your… Read the rest “11 Things Every Writer Should Know About Copyrights”