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

Most pieces on beta readers (including one we shared from Writer’s Digest) focus on how to choose them and make th...

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Posted on 03/18/2019 at 04:30 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

It’s been a few months since Amazon announced some changes to its ad program (including the name — Amazon Ma...

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Posted on 02/26/2019 at 11:25 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

We’ve stumbled upon a couple of legal-ish advice posts for authors in the past few days, so here’s a quick r...

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Posted on 02/18/2019 at 12:53 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Author Christina McDonald was thrilled to land a book deal, but she quickly realized that without an audience, her novel...

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Posted on 02/16/2019 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Are you a pantser or a plotter? Louise Tondeur, a writer and creative writing tutor, says to object to the question and...

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Posted on 02/13/2019 at 03:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Author Kristen Tsetsi is grateful to the fellow writer who recommended she look into adapting her work into audiobooks....

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Posted on 01/30/2019 at 03:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The amount of marketing advice vastly outweighs the amount of time, energy, and money that the average author can afford...

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Posted on 01/22/2019 at 01:05 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A critical part of character development is depicting their emotions clearly and accurately. Angela Ackerman, who has li...

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Posted on 01/14/2019 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Those of us in the book and publishing world can’t turn around without tripping over an article related to works e...

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Posted on 01/11/2019 at 04:30 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Memoir writing, by necessity, comes with certain limitations, many of which have to do with the point of view. Sarah Cha...

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