Posted on 09/16/2021 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

It’s human nature to be drawn to the shiny new thing — and to set it aside once something newer...

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Posted on 09/01/2021 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

School is definitely back in session at the Kindlepreneur blog. Dave Chesson provides a brief history of Kindle keywords and...

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Posted on 08/13/2021 at 11:14 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Writer Jason Hamilton recently shared an extensive list of character-development exercises with the Kindlepreneur blog. And he’s building on that...

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Posted on 08/11/2021 at 01:23 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Writer Jason Hamilton has shared a list of seventeen character-development exercises on the Kindlepreneur’s blog. They’re meant to help you...

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Posted on 08/05/2021 at 11:36 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Amazon rolled out a new feature today, and the publishing experts we frequently consult were on top of it. Dave...

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Posted on 07/31/2021 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The distinction between dynamic and static characters is fairly straightforward — the former changes as the story progresses, while the...

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Posted on 07/29/2021 at 09:39 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Most publishing experts — Dave Chesson included — will acknowledge that while Amazon is an ebook powerhouse, selling your books...

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Posted on 07/23/2021 at 10:43 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Just as understanding what motivates you can positively influence your own behavior, so too can understanding a character’s motivations benefit...

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Posted on 07/21/2021 at 03:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

In Dave Chesson's opinion, the best way to get to know a character is to interview him or her. If...

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Posted on 07/15/2021 at 03:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Just as you can boil down most stories into a handful of basic plots, so too can you narrow down...

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