Posted on 09/30/2022 at 03:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

If your practice is already to avoid the post-publication reviews, we certainly aren't going to try to talk you out...

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Posted on 09/29/2022 at 09:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Author Kelsey Allagood recently discovered how incredibly helpful, for her, drawing a decision tree can be in resolving plot snags....

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Posted on 09/25/2022 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Plenty of authors hit the library or another institution of learning to research their novels. Others take a more literally...

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Posted on 09/23/2022 at 09:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

As a writer, you want to bring your readers into your characters' minds. But you also want to keep the...

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Posted on 09/19/2022 at 03:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Writer Unboxed's Desmond Hall has previously hit upon how to improve the escalation in your novel. Now, he's diving in...

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Posted on 09/12/2022 at 10:30 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Writer Unboxed's Therese Walsh, like many of us, loves a particular advice columnist. In her case, it's Washington Post columnist...

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Posted on 09/11/2022 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Write what you know? Or make it all up? Actually, you can do both (and probably should). Author Margot Harrison...

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Posted on 09/09/2022 at 09:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Plenty of writing experts have warned against the dangers of head-hopping — that is, revealing information about another character that...

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Posted on 09/06/2022 at 09:12 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Writer Unboxed shared a number of pieces on the mental side of writing over the long weekend. We thought these...

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Posted on 09/01/2022 at 01:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Comparing writing or releasing a book to a marathon is so passé. So what's in now, at least at Writer...

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