Posted on 10/03/2022 at 12:23 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Joanna Penn is back in action, after some time spent away from the publishing world. On her blog, she has...

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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 09/14/2022 at 03:49 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Author/editor/book coach Susan DeFreitas doesn't dispute that talent and skill are useful qualities in a writer. But in her opinion,...

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Posted on 09/12/2022 at 03:35 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

There's no shortage of advice for independent authors — nor shortage of tasks they seemingly need to handle. So while...

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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 09/02/2022 at 08:30 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

At first blush, Kris Rusch's latest post on what causes authors to fail seems like the opposite of her previous...

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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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Posted on 08/29/2022 at 03:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

If a belief serves you, then we won't discourage you from holding it. For example, a few commenters on Joni...

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Posted on 08/29/2022 at 09:27 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Having the right mindset is crucial to a number of endeavors in life, including writing. And author Natalie Hart experiences...

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Posted on 08/20/2022 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Some jobs are seen as emotionally fulfilling, in addition to providing the means to support yourself. That's the case with...

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