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    A WIP Ton Lew Lepsnaci's Avatar
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    Pen name issue for contribution: can you advice?

    I'm contributing a piece on writing to an author's blog. I've considered a pen name in the past, but did not give it major thought as I'm not yet published. The only reason I'm considering a pen name is to gain a bit of breathing space between being published (should it happen) and dealing with mixing different worlds. It seems nice to have a choice on whether to talk about it or not and to be able to pick the situation in which to bring it up. Not a big deal, but still something to consider.

    It seems sensible to use a pen name consistently, so the blog contribution brings the issue closer than anticipated.

    Any advice from those who have used a pen name for similar purposes? Anyone who found it useful? Anyone who thinks it's too much hassle?
    Last edited by Ton Lew Lepsnaci; 12-14-2012 at 02:16 AM.
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