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My original intention in writing this post was to provide helpful information as you move into the last phase of writing your novel. And I’ll do that, of course, but I’ve also found quite a few satirical posts on what … Continue reading

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My last post reviewed must haves for constructing a plot, a topic that was hard to focus on without mentioning the development of characters. Though some books may be classed as literary, more character focused, others could be considered more … Continue reading

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By now we’ve covered ideas, how to piece those ideas together using outlines, post-its, or what have you, and what tools are available to help organize the blot bunnies running rampant in your head. And with that, it’s time to … Continue reading

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Ever feel a little like this guy? I know I do. When I first thought that I might like to write a book, I had a single image in mind. I didn’t know exactly what the story was, but for … Continue reading

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Our last post touched on various authors’ writing processes, with the lesson being, there’s no right way to write. So now that we’ve taken a look at where ideas come from and processes for getting those ideas down, let’s talk … Continue reading

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Welcome to week two in the They Said It Best blog series. Last week we started at the very beginning of the writing process, discussing Where Writing Ideas Come From. This week, we’ll look further into the routines, tips, and … Continue reading

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So I’m not the most consistent blogger, nor do I always feel like I have earth-shattering information to share outside of what you can already find on the magical world wide web. But let’s face it, there’s A LOT of … Continue reading

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An excellent reminder as we hit the ground running in the new year. I echo Julie’s mantra: “My books are coming out, one way or another.” Figure out what works best for your work, then make it happen. Originally posted … Continue reading

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Today I wanted to post about an item that has been on my writerly bucket list: writing with a co-author. It seemed like something that would be a lot of fun, while also a new challenge. I consider myself SUPER … Continue reading

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Wicked Path, by Eliza Tilton Genre: young-adult, fantasy Publisher: Curiosity Quills Press Date of Release­­: October 6, 2014 Series:Daath Chronicles (#2) Add Wicked Path to Goodreads Description: In Wicked Path: Book Two of the Daath Chronicles brother and sister are … Continue reading

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