Posted on 02/24/2021 at 03:59 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The psychological thriller genre found author Sebastian Fitzek, rather than the other way around. But in the time since he...

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Posted on 02/19/2021 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

After nearly forty novels (and bestseller status), author Dana Stabenow has an idea of what works. That said, she open...

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Posted on 02/16/2021 at 03:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

With several retellings of myths like Circe and The Mere Wife having made a splash in recent years, you may...

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Posted on 02/15/2021 at 11:33 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A number of industries have taken note of the increase in single people and responded accordingly — Dr. Craig Wynne...

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Posted on 02/10/2021 at 02:50 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

As an author, you certainly want your fiction to evoke feelings – maybe even strong ones — in your readers....

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Posted on 02/09/2021 at 11:26 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

As former journalists, we have no problem remembering that Associated Press style prefers “toward” versus “towards.” (On the flip side,...

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Posted on 01/27/2021 at 10:35 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Writer’s Digest editor Moriah Richard previously invited her fellow authors of magical fiction to determine which of two systems their...

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Tagged As: Fantasy, Writer's Digest

Posted on 01/26/2021 at 11:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Territorial war is an obvious choice for conflict in your novel, whether it takes place in the real world or...

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Posted on 01/21/2021 at 03:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Author Jennifer Probst happily read and wrote romance for years, but a fateful trip to Italy inspired a quick genre...

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Tagged As: Romance, Writer's Digest

Posted on 01/16/2021 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

In terms of the calendar, 2020 and January 6, 2021, are both behind us. There’s no denying that their effects...

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