Friday, September 29, 2023

Authentic Characters

 Authentic Characters help your readers connect to your story.

https://writersinthestormblog.com/2023/09/write-authentic-characters-and-connect-with-readers/

Thursday, September 28, 2023

Wednesday, September 27, 2023

Character Change in Picture Books

 How do you show character growth within the limited word count of picture books?

https://kidlit.com/picture-books-that-show-character-change/

Tuesday, September 26, 2023

Writing Children's Books

 Here are ten tips for writing kids' books.

https://www.alicekuipers.com/10-tips-for-writing-childrens-picture-books/

Monday, September 25, 2023

Plotting

Where in your story should you begin to figure out your plot--beginning, middle, or end?

https://www.helpingwritersbecomeauthors.com/where-should-you-start-plotting-your-story/

Sunday, September 24, 2023

Lampshading

 Lampshading in writing is when you call out attention to to cliche or contrived element, particularly in dialogue.

https://writershelpingwriters.net/2023/09/writing-techniques-use-and-abuse-of-lampshading/

Saturday, September 23, 2023

Rhyming Nonfiction

 Here are some tips to using rhyme when writing nonfiction.

https://www.rhymedoctors.com/house_calls/jennifer-bernes-tips-on-writing-rhyming-nonfiction

Friday, September 22, 2023

Subtext

 What is subtext and how can you use it in your story?

https://lauriewallmark.blogspot.com/2023/09/stages-of-writing.html

Thursday, September 21, 2023

Book Blurbs

 How do book blurbs work and are they a worthwhile part of marketing?

https://www.esquire.com/entertainment/books/a44948120/book-publishing-broken-blurbs-system/

Wednesday, September 20, 2023

Picture Book Elements

 What are the parts that make up a picture book?

https://thewritelife.com/write-picture-book/