Posted on 05/22/2019 at 02:25 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

One can make generalizations about which point of view to use in fiction, based on genre alone. But C.S. Lakin...

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Posted on 05/22/2019 at 11:03 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Five world-building approaches for the price of one! Writer’s Digest spoke with five acclaimed authors about how they tackle this...

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Posted on 05/21/2019 at 03:08 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Do you trust your reader? That may seem like a silly question, but C.S. Lakin believes it’s at the root...

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Posted on 05/21/2019 at 11:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

In the early stages of her career, romance author Katharine Ashe went to a writing retreat led by Mary Buckham....

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Posted on 05/20/2019 at 03:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Would any of us not want to end writer’s block for good? Two recent posts on author-resource websites offer potential...

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Posted on 05/20/2019 at 10:55 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Sometimes, hiring outside help is fairly transactional — like, say, when you have plumbing repairs done. Other times, it’s important...

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Posted on 05/19/2019 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Joanna Penn has kept her focus in recent months on how audio trends will affect writers. Her latest expert interview...

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Posted on 05/18/2019 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Gretchen Rubin divides the world into four types of people, depending on how they respond to internal and external expectations....

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Tagged As: Just for fun, Technology

Posted on 05/17/2019 at 01:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Those who use MailChimp for their author newsletters have likely received some bad news: that the pricing structure is changing...

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Posted on 05/17/2019 at 09:11 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

An ongoing theme in book-marketing for indie authors is the value of repurposing your content across platforms. In that spirit,...

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