Posted on 02/22/2020 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Valentine’s Day might be over, but that doesn’t mean we’re done talking about romance. Specifically, BDSM romance. Joey W. Hill...

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Tagged As: Romance, Writer's Digest

Posted on 02/21/2020 at 10:41 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The villain or culprit in your mystery should make sense once his or her guilt is revealed. But how do...

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Posted on 02/20/2020 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Today is National Love Your Pet Day, so it makes perfect sense that we’d share a dog-related editing tip. Grammar...

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Tagged As: Grammar Girl, Language

Posted on 02/20/2020 at 11:11 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Feel like you need a jump-start, whether it’s because of winter sluggishness or any other reason? Author and writing coach...

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Posted on 02/19/2020 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The also-bought section on Amazon may be handy for you if you’re shopping for consumer goods. But Penny Sansevieri sounds...

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Tagged As: Amazon, Penny Sansevieri

Posted on 02/19/2020 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Congrats to Fussy author Julie Tetel Andresen for landing a guest post on The Creative Penn! In it, she explains...

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Posted on 02/18/2020 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The autofill function of many search engines — including Amazon’s — is good for more than laughs at the kooky...

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Posted on 02/18/2020 at 10:09 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

You may have taken all the steps you could to prevent your ebook from being pirated … but ne’er-do-wells have...

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Posted on 02/17/2020 at 04:01 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

“The pen is mightier than the sword” is an adage, but many writers perhaps literally live this saying — that...

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Posted on 02/17/2020 at 10:29 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

If you have a cellphone, you’ve likely received a spoof call. So it shouldn’t surprise anyone that publishing-industry scammers are...

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Tagged As: Writer Beware