Posted on 02/09/2020 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

When your story is told through third-person limited point-of-view, consider looking at how many layers the reader must dive through....

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Posted on 02/08/2020 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

It’s been a chaotic week in the world — in terms of literature, national politics, and global developments. On top...

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Posted on 02/07/2020 at 11:02 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

One method for bringing in extra income that we haven’t discussed on the newswire yet is book coaching. Author and...

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Posted on 02/06/2020 at 03:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

At this point, we’d be surprised to know that any of our newswire readers aren’t familiar with Canva. That said,...

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Posted on 02/06/2020 at 09:38 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

When writing a novel, many (though not all) authors enter with a plan in place — an outline, character sketches,...

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Posted on 02/05/2020 at 12:30 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Authors are reminded that the reader must be in the head of their viewpoint character. But editor Louise Harnby has...

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Posted on 02/04/2020 at 03:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Next time you watch an animal shelter’s goofy video or a small-town police department’s meme imitation go viral, feel free...

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Posted on 02/04/2020 at 10:48 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Robert Lee Brewer concedes he’s likely overthinking the question of how to make “email” plural. However, if you’re among him...

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Posted on 02/04/2020 at 08:16 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Joanna Penn’s latest expert interview is another one likely to intrigue even those not writing crime thrillers. Jerri Williams, a...

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Posted on 02/03/2020 at 10:38 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Fittingly for a Monday — the beginning of a traditional workweek — our RSS feed featured two different posts offering...

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