Posted on 05/12/2022 at 03:26 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

When writing and revising your novel, you're likely trying to figure out where a skeptical reader might question your plot....

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Posted on 05/10/2022 at 08:30 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Writer's Digest has shared two pieces on writing thrillers recently. In one, author Jeremy Scott clarifies what "write what you...

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Posted on 05/09/2022 at 08:22 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Mother's Day 2022 is now in the books, so it seems safe and not insensitive to share writing advice about...

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Posted on 05/06/2022 at 03:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Writer's Digest had two authors with medical backgrounds recently share advice for their fellow writers. Freida McFadden, who's a practicing...

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Posted on 04/28/2022 at 09:40 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Today is the birthday of one of the most beloved Southern writers in American history: Harper Lee. So it seemed...

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Posted on 04/25/2022 at 08:54 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The enemies-to-lovers trope has endured in romance for a reason — there's something extra satisfying about watching rivals' resistance to...

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Posted on 04/21/2022 at 03:45 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

We all learned about antonyms, homonyms, and synonyms back in our school days. But perhaps less familiar, at least by...

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Posted on 04/19/2022 at 08:30 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Two of our go-to writing advice sources had variations on a particular theme recently. That theme: lessons that authors can...

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Posted on 04/15/2022 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Trained fighter and author Carla Hoch has consistently shared advice on physical conflict with Writer's Digest. We haven't quite kept...

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Posted on 04/13/2022 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

We've encountered several writing advice posts that focus on the author's emotions, both for the sake of the story and...

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