Write well. Write often. Edit wisely.
Tips for writing action and description from a character’s point of view. For a close narrative distance, show story events and descriptions through the character’s perspective.
The Magic of Fiction is $10 off this weekend only.
Join other writers as we have a virtual get-together to write for a couple of hours. Perfect for NaNoers.
The Editor’s Blog now has a full page of writing prompts.
More tips for NaNoWriMo prep. Prepare to tackle NaNo by taking specific steps now. Includes a link to writing prompts.
The story problem and the story question are vital components of any fiction. A discussion of the importance of the story question for readers.
Tips for preparing for November’s NaNoWriMo. Get the prep done now so that you can begin writing on day 1.
Look for and then correct story problems that shock readers out of the fictional world. A list of common story problems that can ruin the reader’s experience.
Hyphenation tips and rules for self-published print books. Includes a few notes on typographic widows and orphans as well.