Thursday, April 9, 2020

Book Titles

Although there's a good chance that your publisher will change the book title you choose, here are some hints to choose a good one.

https://blog.nathanbransford.com/2020/03/how-to-choose-a-book-title

Wednesday, April 8, 2020

Picture Book Queries

The first step in writing a picture book query is to perfect the book. 

https://blog.reedsy.com/picture-book-query-letter/

Tuesday, April 7, 2020

Handling Feedback

It's important to be professional when receiving feedback on your work.

https://indiesunlimited.com/2020/03/09/dont-be-that-author-how-to-handle-genuine-feedback-on-your-manuscript/

Monday, April 6, 2020

Contract Deal Terms

Whether or not you have an agent, it's important to understand what the deal terms mean in your contract. 

http://bookendsliterary.com/2020/03/10/understanding-deal-terms-auction-pre-empt-and-exclusive/

Sunday, April 5, 2020

Pacing

What's the correct pace for your story and its scenes? 

https://writershelpingwriters.net/2020/03/storytelling-decisions-whats-the-right-pace-for-your-story/

Saturday, April 4, 2020

Tax Time Hints

Here are some vital questions to ask yourself when you're considering the tax implications of your writing. 

https://writersinthestormblog.com/2020/04/tax-time-chat-for-authors/

Friday, April 3, 2020

Virtual Events

There are many ways to create you virtual event, and here are some tips on how to do so. 

https://www.bookweb.org/resources-and-tips-creating-virtual-events

Thursday, April 2, 2020

Spice Up Your Characters

No one wants to read flat characters, to give yours more life. 

https://blog.nathanbransford.com/2020/01/9-ways-to-spice-up-characters

Wednesday, April 1, 2020

Rejection Reasons

There are so many reasons your manuscript might be rejected, and most of them have nothing to do with the quality of your writing. 

https://careerauthors.com/rejection-reckoning-why-was-your-book-rejected/

Tuesday, March 31, 2020

Creating Scenes

Start to build your scene by first cocnentrating on a single character taking action to solve a problem.

https://inventingrealityeditingservice.typepad.com/inventing_reality_editing/2016/10/how-to-build-a-scene-for-your-story.html