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Pressed from Mythic Scribes: Writing Killer Descriptions – First Impressions

Originally posted on Story Empire:
Note from Story Empire: I ran across the post  below the other day on Mythic Scribes and found it both helpful and interesting. Can there be tension mingled with your description? I suppose it could. Read Craig’s take on tension to think in terms of mixing it into your descriptions.…

More Best Bloggers Blogging to check out … | Books: Publishing, Reading, Writing

Originally posted on KRISTINA STANLEY:
I love getting up in the morning and finding little treasures. Today Susan Toy posted some of her favorite blogs. First, I checked out each blog I didn’t already know about, then I followed their blogs. What a great way to find new bloggers out there. Thank you, Susan. Here’s her…

Friends ForNever Book Blast @mpbaldwinauthor @toobusyreading

Friends ForNever Book Blast @mpbaldwinauthor @toobusyreading

Originally posted on Room With Books:
http://roomwithbooks.com/?p=32952 Friends ForNever by Melissa Baldwin Erin Taylor is a hard-working journalist with a serious TV addiction and lack of a social life. She?s focused on her career and determined to leave her tiny cubicle behind for a fabulous corner office! But when a new co-worker, a friendship drama,…

Friday Quick Quote: Arundhati Roy’s ‘The God of Small Things’

Friday Quick Quote: Arundhati Roy’s ‘The God of Small Things’

Originally posted on Kristen Twardowski:
“…the secret of the Great Stories is that they have no secrets. The Great Stories are the ones you have heard and want to hear again. The ones you can enter anywhere and inhabit comfortably. They don’t deceive you with thrills and trick endings. They don’t surprise you with the…

Top 5 Writer’s Weekend Edition Posts of 2016

Originally posted on Live to Write – Write to Live:
As I mentioned in a recent post, I’m having a little trouble getting back in gear after the holidays. It’s the start of a shiny New Year, but I’m not quite all the way into the swing of it yet. Though part of my malaise…

Friday Book Round-Up Lassos 11 Great #Writing Reference Books! #amwriting #FridayReads

Review: Jake Atlas and the Tomb of the Emerald Snake by Rob Lloyd Jones

Review: Jake Atlas and the Tomb of the Emerald Snake by Rob Lloyd Jones

Dear Authors…An Open Letter To All Authors This Year

Dear Authors…An Open Letter To All Authors This Year

Originally posted on Happymeerkatreviews:
Dear Authors, Please make it easy for me to review for you this year, by remembering all these things: Please get my name right, it’s not hard to learn, it appears all over the web.  Either call me by my name, or just say ‘hi’.  But please don’t call me something…

I’ll Do It My Way

As people who read my last post will know, I received my first bad review recently. This lead to a lot of self-doubt and questioning. The review claimed my book was boring erotica. The boring bit I had no problem with. We are all entitled to our own opinion and I know not everyone will…

Creating a Fictional Town by Judy Penz Sheluk

Mystery Thriller Week When I started writing Skeletons in the Attic, I wanted to create a fictional town that readers could believe in. I also wanted my protagonist, Calamity (Callie) Barnstable, to be a fish out of water. I decided to make Callie a single woman born and raised in the city—Toronto, Canada, in her […]

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