Posted on 05/25/2021 at 03:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

As evidenced by the passionate fandoms for such epic novels as Gone With The Wind and War and Peace, length...

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Posted on 05/20/2021 at 10:59 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

World-building, like any other area of writing, has a wide variety of advice associated with it and the caveat that...

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Posted on 05/18/2021 at 03:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A few of the posts that popped up in our feed recently focused on certain literary techniques that are sometimes...

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Posted on 05/05/2021 at 03:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Coming up with a title for your book can be as intimidating as staring at that first blank page. But...

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Posted on 05/03/2021 at 03:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Authors may prefer to have their work grab the spotlight, but they can’t go completely incognito. At least Dave Chesson...

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Posted on 04/27/2021 at 09:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

You’ve read post upon post about licensing and copyright for authors — what they mean and why they’re important. So...

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Posted on 04/23/2021 at 03:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

It’s yet to be seen what the post-COVID world looks like, but it’s safe to assume that it’ll include some...

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Posted on 04/21/2021 at 03:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Dave Chesson has refreshed his guide to taking full advantage of your Amazon Author Central account. In addition to explaining...

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Posted on 04/20/2021 at 09:03 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Last week, the writing world became aware of a new Amazon program called Kindle Vella. Information on the serialized-story program...

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Posted on 03/22/2021 at 11:31 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Whether you have a nom de plume already or are thinking of adding one, Dave Chesson's post on pen names...

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