Posted on 06/15/2021 at 10:33 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Dave Chesson broke down the differences between forewords and prefaces already. Now he has advice on how to write the...

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Posted on 06/14/2021 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Authors of any genre want to keep their readers deeply immersed in the story, not stopping to scratch their heads...

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Posted on 06/13/2021 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Penny Sansevieri is no stranger to book-marketing mistakes. So if you want to avoid looking like an amateur, she’s ready...

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Posted on 06/12/2021 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

We’re often counseled to trust our instincts when it comes to life or safety decisions. And now, you’re about to...

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Posted on 06/11/2021 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Author Julie Glover recently gave a dialogue-writing presentation that concluded with ten quick ways to improve your characters’ conversations. She...

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Tagged As: Dialogue

Posted on 06/10/2021 at 01:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The Alliance of Independent Authors has received an increased number of complaints about Pearson Media Group. The company operates under...

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Posted on 06/10/2021 at 09:30 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Kris Rusch’s fear-based decision series continues with an examination of traditionally published writers. In it, she compares a writer friend...

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Posted on 06/09/2021 at 03:21 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Grammar has the power to make or break your writing. That’s why you need to be knowledgeable about important grammar...

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Tagged As: Editing, Language

Posted on 06/09/2021 at 11:22 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The first post we ever shared on how to market books on TikTok came from an author, yes … but...

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Posted on 06/08/2021 at 12:49 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A successful young-adult author once warned: “Teens can sniff a phony at twenty paces.” So, then, who better to take...

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