Posted on 01/29/2020 at 09:49 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

We never tire of sharing posts that don’t demand even more energy from authors. So celebrate with us as we...

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Posted on 01/28/2020 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

“Write what you know,” in regards to characterization, does not mean you’re stuck creating endless versions of yourself in your...

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Posted on 01/28/2020 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A friend of author Melissa Bowersock was excited to tell her about an email he’d received, purporting to be from...

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Posted on 01/27/2020 at 04:19 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Does working on your novel — or, heck, even marketing novels you’ve already written — sound more fun than boning...

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Posted on 01/27/2020 at 11:49 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Many thriving indie authors attribute their success to their ability to publish frequently. Great, you might think, but what if...

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Posted on 01/26/2020 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

We promise we’re not looking to add more social media tasks to your plate. But Sandra Beckwith of Build Book...

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Posted on 01/25/2020 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

One more time, as if you haven’t heard it: The first page of your novel is absolutely essential for capturing...

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Posted on 01/24/2020 at 03:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Writers in California have likely (hopefully) already been paying attention to a new state law intended to improve life as...

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Posted on 01/24/2020 at 09:27 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Kristine Kathryn Rusch’s post about understanding your own power in contract negotiations just might be the only pep talk you...

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Posted on 01/23/2020 at 02:44 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

You maybe (probably) already have an author newsletter, or if not, you might be ready to make that a priority....

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