Posted on December 1, 2022 at 10:40 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

It's a rare day that the publishing and writing experts we follow don't have thoughts to offer on author marketing....

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Posted on November 29, 2022 at 2:41 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Perhaps it's because we're on the verge of National Novel Editing Month — more commonly known as December — but...

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Posted on November 28, 2022 at 3:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

It's time to catch up on Joanna Penn's expert interviews, now that the holiday week is over. First came Dorie...

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Posted on November 28, 2022 at 9:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A well-developed character will linger with your readers long after they close the book. It's an accomplishment that takes no...

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Posted on November 25, 2022 at 11:12 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Writer's Digest and Writer Unboxed both shared, a while back, some solid posts tackling point-of-view issues. WD focused on general...

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Posted on November 24, 2022 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The holiday season is in full swing in the United States, and no doubt many of you are feeling stretched...

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Posted on November 23, 2022 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The idea of a pen name — and more specifically, the phrase nom de plume — sounded so glamorous to...

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Posted on November 22, 2022 at 4:41 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

You'd think that we'd all expect the unexpected nowadays, but as Kristine Kathryn Rusch looks back on 2022, she admits...

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Posted on November 22, 2022 at 11:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Creating a character who feels real to your readers isn't something you can do on the fly (most likely). It...

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Posted on November 21, 2022 at 3:02 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Time off — or simply away from a particular task or project — can often provide a much-needed reset. But...

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