Monthly Archives: June 2017

How to Work With Beta Readers

Originally posted on A Writer's Path:
? by Hope Ann There is no one secret to producing a good book. Hard work, patience, more hard work, dogged determination, and did I mention hard work? Yet it is so worth…

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Here’s the Reality Check For Writers

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? by Doug Lewars According to Forbes there are between 600 thousand and a million books published each year and roughly half are self-published. The average number of sales per volume is less…

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Creating that “Killer” Character

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? by Georgio Konstandi “I shall not exist if you do not imagine me.”   – Vlamidir Nabokov, Novelist/Poet (1899-1977) From Blanche Dubois to Ebenezer Scrooge, literature has never failed to produce characters…

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The First Rule for Writing a Modern Novel

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? by Lynne Stringer You may not know it but there are rules for writing a modern novel. Now, every good rule needs to be broken at some point but is it a…

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5 tips for New Writers

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? by S. T. Sanchez Don’t be afraid to re-write Writing isn’t always the simplest to do.  Inspiration doesn’t always strike at the right time.  Whether you are a few chapters in or…

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6 Ways Tabletop Gaming Can Help Improve Your Writing

Originally posted on A Writer's Path:
? by Whitney Carter It’s no secret that I’m a pretty big fan of Pathfinder. I’ve been on both sides of the table, and enjoyed some really well thought out adventure paths and…

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Writing (Un)Awkward Romantic Scenes

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? by Sara Butler Zalesky **Warning – adult situations and language and potential spoilers for the novel Wheeler, now available on Amazon Kindle.** I’ve been hesitant to give Wheeler to friends and family…

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Why Pinterest May Be The Greatest Website For Writers

Originally posted on A Writer's Path:
? by Teagan Berry There are countless social media sites out on the internet, each of them offering us different means to share our thoughts and life with other people. For authors, social…

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Sutton Coldfield Art Trail 2017

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Weird Ways to Make Money As a Writer

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? ? by Megan Okonsky I’ve got an exciting update: Andrew and I have planned our route! We’re doing a circle for about 5 1/2 weeks, hitting Bangkok, Koh Phagnan, Siem Reap, Phnom Penh,…

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