Most of our readers have never visited the community of writers, artists and creators at deviantART, but there are many literary resources to be discovered inside the social network with millions of members.

On the Morning Media Menu today, we spoke with Ron Martino, the producer and director deviantART Network. Martino explained how writers have found audiences and book deals from the site, giving tips for creators looking to explore the social network.

Martino also outlined the community’s Oddyssey II project, a collaborative writing project guided by novelist Clive Barker–all writers can enter this massive effort to crowdsource a new novel from within the  deviantART community.

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