Posted on 09/28/2022 at 01:10 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

You can probably guess one of the most important tasks for a writer undertaking a medical thriller — to be...

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Posted on 09/26/2022 at 01:28 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Most writing advice on dialogue centers, understandably, on what's being said. Author and educator Audrey Wick has some tips that...

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Posted on 09/21/2022 at 08:37 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Readers, or at least those who follow us on Facebook, weren't ready to see COVID-19 in books a few years...

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Posted on 09/19/2022 at 11:03 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Remember being an adolescent? Everything was so ... intense. Especially when you were reading a book you loved. So imagine...

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Posted on 09/15/2022 at 12:07 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Witty banter is probably one of those things it's easier to write than to actually do. (At least that's true...

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Posted on 09/09/2022 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Ah, the weekend — a time to hang out at home and ... be scared out of your ever-loving mind?...

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Posted on 09/08/2022 at 02:04 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A fascinating character is a benefit to fiction in any genre, for sure. But author A.G. Riddle thinks that when...

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Posted on 09/07/2022 at 09:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

It's easy to focus on the big ways in which your ancestors have interacted with history — like, say, having...

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Posted on 08/31/2022 at 09:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Award-winning author May-lee Chai finds inspiration for her short stories in a variety of places. And that's how she can...

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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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