Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Query Problems

Avoid these common mistakes in your queries.

https://subitclub.com/2017/05/18/queries-that-make-you-go-hmmm/

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Toxic Feedback

Sometimes the advice you receive about your manuscript should be ignored.

https://janefriedman.com/how-to-spot-toxic-feedback/

Monday, August 14, 2017

Writing Career Mistakes

Mistakes to avoid while building your writing career.

https://annerallen.com/2017/05/10-writing-career-mistakes/

Sunday, August 13, 2017

Saturday, July 29, 2017

First Page

Tips for writing a killer first page.

https://michelekeller.wordpress.com/2017/05/19/writing-a-killer-first-page/

Friday, July 28, 2017

Tension

Use the dot test to plot the rise and fall of tension in your novel.

http://muffin.wow-womenonwriting.com/2017/05/testing-tension-dot-test.html

Thursday, July 27, 2017

Cost of Publishing a Book

Here's a breakdown of expenses to show why it's so expensive to publish a book.  

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Shmagents

Whether they're trying to scam you or simply incompetent, stay away from shmagents.

http://www.adventuresinyapublishing.com/2017/05/writing-101-how-to-spot-shmagent.html#.WVGAZGjytlY

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Instead of Using "Feel"

Chances are, if you say your character is feeling something, you're telling not showing.

http://kathysteinemann.com/Musings/why-you-should-avoid-feel-in-your-writing/

Monday, July 24, 2017

Book Launch Tips

Here's a list of tips and tasks you need to do in the months leading up to your book launch.

http://www.anikadenise.com/beyond-the-book-launch-party/