Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Writer Hashtags

No matter your social media platform of choice, you should be familiar with these writer-related hashtags.

https://writerswrite.co.za/85-hashtags-writers-need-know/

Monday, February 19, 2018

Agent Rejects

Agent Marie Lamba shares five reasons why she rejects a manuscript. 

https://authorchronicles.wordpress.com/2011/11/29/five-reasons-for-agent-rejections-of-a-manuscript/

Sunday, February 18, 2018

Writers' Conferences

What do you gain by going to a writers' conference? 

http://writerunboxed.com/2017/08/24/what-a-writers-conference-really-buys-you/

Saturday, February 17, 2018

Elements of a Picture Book

Here are ten essential elements to a good picture book. 

https://kathrynevans.ink/2012/12/17/ten-essential-picture-book-elements/

Friday, February 16, 2018

Character Description

When you physically describe your character, make each detail serve a purpose.

http://writershelpingwriters.net/2017/02/describing-your-character-how-to-make-every-detail-count/

Thursday, February 15, 2018

Picture Book Revision

Here are some common mistakes in picture book manuscripts. 

http://www.writingforchildrenandteens.com/revision/revision-9-1-1-for-fiction-picture-books/

Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Blogging

Ten tips for a successful author blog. 

http://annerallen.com/2017/12/easy-author-blog-10-tips/

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Plotting

There are many ways to approach plotting your story. 

https://medium.com/@eannaroberts/plotting-your-story-6d1bc6ca674c

Monday, February 12, 2018

Sunday, February 11, 2018

Series

Six things to consider before writing a series.

http://blog.janicehardy.com/2017/11/6-things-to-consider-before-writing.html