Posted on 06/26/2019 at 11:36 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The place to upend your genre’s tropes is not the cover; readers have come to expect certain imagery and may skip...

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Posted on 06/20/2019 at 02:33 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Crime writer Karin Slaughter has truly made it big in the publishing world, with bestseller status well-established and...

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Posted on 06/17/2019 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Website developer John Burke has seen trends come and go in the past twenty years, but there are a few features that rem...

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Posted on 06/14/2019 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

One more time, for those in the back — writing doesn’t have to be a solo endeavor, and in fact, many writers...

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Posted on 06/16/2019 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

John B. Jamison isn’t being coy when he says that he doesn’t create his characters — he becomes acquai...

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Posted on 06/07/2019 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Oh, how we love to ask the professionals what they’ve done right to become so successful. But we should also ask t...

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Posted on 06/04/2019 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Bestselling author Melanie Benjamin doesn’t have a magical ratio for the balance of fact and fiction in historical...

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Posted on 06/09/2019 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Implementing marketing strategies can feel like an accomplishment in and of itself, but you shouldn’t just set &rs...

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Posted on 05/26/2019 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Very few, if any, people think that translating literature is easy. And Nicky Harman is no stranger to its challenges, h...

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Posted on 05/24/2019 at 11:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Sometimes the best advice is the simplest. Ten of the authors who’ll be speaking at the Writer’s Digest Conf...

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