Author Archives: Cameron Dryden

About Cameron Dryden

Cameron Dryden is an inveterate optimist. He has a Bachelor of Electrical Engineering degree from MIT. He was the NSBE Distinguished Engineer of the Year in 2013 and holds 23 patents. He is also a lay preacher at The Italian Home for Children. His current project is a historical fiction novel reimagining the New Testament book of Philemon in Grubstreet’s Novel Incubator class.

Nine Circles of Literary Agent Hell

Note: GrubStreet’s Muse and the Marketplace is cancelled this year due to Covid-19. I’ve screwed up so many Manuscript Mart meetings at GrubStreet’s Muse and the Marketplace conference, I’ve been through Hell. I have been disconsolate, heard Satan’s calumnies, been…

Historical Fiction Freak-Out

This could be you if you watched Hidden Figures or Dunkirk, had your socks knocked off after reading Crystal King’s Feast of Sorrow or Whitney Scharer’s The Age of Light, or managed to keep pace with the 166 ghosts in…