Posted on March 6, 2024 at 3:29 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Two publishing experts recently shared posts on the topic of selling books direct to readers. Dave Chesson surveyed nearly nine...

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Posted on January 2, 2024 at 3:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

It's the second day of a new year, so the world is full of predictions and aspirations — including for...

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Posted on November 21, 2023 at 2:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The publishing experts we follow have plenty of craft advice to offer. Here are the ones that we thought were...

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Posted on November 9, 2023 at 9:33 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The publishing experts we follow have plenty of business advice to offer, and today's collection ended up having a decided...

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Posted on September 11, 2023 at 9:07 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The publishing experts we follow have plenty of craft advice to offer. Here are the ones that we thought were...

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Posted on September 7, 2023 at 3:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Our craft tips for authors typically focus on the written word, but storytelling doesn't have to just be verbal —...

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Posted on August 11, 2023 at 3:41 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

You can't find a piece promising to help you perfect your story's climax near the end of the workweek and...

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Posted on August 8, 2023 at 3:10 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The publishing experts we follow have plenty of craft advice to offer. Here are the ones that we thought were...

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Posted on July 19, 2023 at 12:54 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

When we describe these posts as being about the technical side of writing, we don't mean it in the sense...

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Posted on July 13, 2023 at 9:37 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Your main character comes to life through a variety of techniques. Two such ways are through challenges and contrasts. In...

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