Posted on 09/24/2019 at 03:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Nothing like breaking a rule you learned in school to get your inner child excited, right? The Digital Reader shared...

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Posted on 09/24/2019 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

One of the key takeaways from a recent post on acquiring editorial reviews was that if you don’t ask, you...

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Posted on 09/23/2019 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Your setup scene isn’t always the first scene in your book, but — as its name suggests — it definitely...

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Posted on 09/23/2019 at 11:50 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The president of the Authors Guild has weighed in on copyright legislation working its way through Congress. Mary Rasenberger’s opinion,...

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Posted on 09/22/2019 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Sophie Mackintosh’s debut novel was a smash hit, landing on the 2018 Booker Prize longlist. But she too faced plenty...

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Posted on 09/21/2019 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Many writers struggle to boast about their own books, so quoting glowing reviews is a perfect workaround. And when those...

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Posted on 09/20/2019 at 03:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

We have several literary birthdays this week and tomorrow especially, but few of the other authors were as generous with...

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Posted on 09/20/2019 at 11:12 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Writer’s Digest editor Robert Lee Brewer has been sharing quick language tips on a routine basis. Rather than share them...

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Posted on 09/19/2019 at 05:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Kristine Kathryn Rusch has been explaining, for literally months, why you need to strategically license your intellectual property. And now,...

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Posted on 09/19/2019 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

You’ve read countless books in your life, but chances are that if you were asked to list the typical order...

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Tagged As: Design