The Daily Port of Call: May 15, 2014

 Photo by Alexander Lvov/bigstockphoto.com

Photo by Alexander Lvov/bigstockphoto.com

In today’s Daily Port of Call, you’ll find how the smartphone is saving literature, books on the craft of writing, and whether science fiction is predicting or influencing the future.

The smartphone is saving literature: rediscover the classics on the go.

Use different tools to explore new directions with your writing.

Here are books on the craft of writing that you won’t want to miss.

The Undercover Soundtrack features writers who derive inspiration from music. Anne Stormant is the latest writer to share her story.

Is science fiction predicting or influencing the future?

Learn how to avoid these dialogue death sentences.