Posted on 05/28/2021 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

With a three-day weekend on the horizon for many of us in the US, authors who have day jobs may...

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Posted on 01/09/2021 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The rush of the holidays is over, and for some of us, that means an energy crash — physical, mental,...

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Posted on 11/27/2020 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Authors are generous folks, always sharing tips and tools with their peers. And of course, what works for one writer...

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Posted on 10/27/2020 at 11:27 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

There’s plenty of advice floating around the writing community for pantsers who want to become plotters. What about help for...

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Posted on 10/09/2020 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

If your story stalls at any point, Writer’s Digest has a tool that could help: plot twist prompts. Instead of...

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Posted on 10/08/2020 at 11:18 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Editor and author Stuart Horwitz began his memoir as a letter to his daughter as she went off to college....

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Posted on 09/29/2020 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

We’re putting on our therapist hat today and sharing a few posts that focus on the psychological part of writing....

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Posted on 08/02/2020 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Most of us are familiar with the different learning styles — how some people learn best by hearing, while others...

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Posted on 08/01/2020 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

In one of our recent author Q&As, a writer told us that she would tell her younger self to show...

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Posted on 04/29/2020 at 12:38 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Writers have the reputation of being happy homebodies. Whether that’s true of you during normal times, these are not normal...

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