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No Wasted Ink Writer’s Links

writers-linksWriting articles are always helpful for those of us learning the craft or trying to brush up on our skills. I have assembled an interesting assortment for your reading pleasure this fine Monday. I hope you like them.

GOODREADS GIVEAWAYS: DON’T DO WHAT YOU’RE TOLD

Riffle: The New Goodreads?

Show don’t tell: write from your character’s viewpoint

Danielle Steel Takes the Greatest Author Photos of All Time

Flawed Characters vs. Too Dumb to Live—What’s the Difference?

20 Writing Tips From Stephen King

13 Surprisingly Common Mistakes That Make Your Writing Look Bad

How do I come up with a Good First Sentence?

Adding Flavor

POINT OF VIEW – HOW STORYTELLERS CREATE TRUTH

No Wasted Ink Writer’s Links

writers-linksWelcome back to another Monday of Writer’s links from No Wasted Ink. This week I have a range of more unusual articles about writing, but with a twist. I hope you like them!

The Benefits of Journaling in Writing a Travel Memoir

Book Review: Lists: To-dos, Illustrated Inventories, Collected Thoughts, and Other Artists’ Enumerations from the Collections of the Smithsonian Museum

Can CBA novelists move to the general market?

How to Improve Your Writing: 5 Secrets From Hollywood

Could Pulp Novels Be Hollywood’s Next Comic Books?

Designing a Compelling Synopsis

Bettering Your Editing

WHAT IS A DEVELOPMENTAL EDITOR?

Genre Considered As a Restaurant

Creating Your Author Brand

No Wasted Ink Writer’s Links

writers-linksWelcome back to another Monday of Writer’s Links from No Wasted Ink. Each week I surf the internet and share a list of writing-related articles that I found of interest to me. I hope you enjoy them!

Jane Austen Fun

Whom Should You Be Writing For? Yourself or Your Readers?

NON-WRITING FRIENDS – AND WHY YOU SHOULD HAVE THEM

Taking Smart Risks

GUIDELINES OF STEAMPUNK

Will Readers Find Your Protagonist Worthy?

HAIKU MAKES EVERYTHING SEEM BETTER

Everything Science Knows About Reading On Screens

10 Writing Tips That Can Help Almost Anyone

How To Capture The Hearts And Minds Of Your Readers

No Wasted Ink Writer’s Links

writers-linksWelcome to No Wasted Ink Writer’s Links. Every Monday I post a list of writing-related articles that I happened upon during the week and share them with you. I hope you enjoy them!

The Perils (and Benefits) of Reviewing Indie Fiction

How to Write Like Austen? (Maybe)

WHAT’S THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN GENRE AND CATEGORY?

The Hardest Part of Writing Good Character Arcs—and How You Can Make It Look Easy!

The Not-So-Secret Formula to Writing Character Driven Stories

Writing Habits And Routines, Filling The Creative Well And More Tips On Writing And Productivity

Sightseeing in the suburbs: Thoreau-ly interesting

Under Development: Ways to Create Characters

Don’t Speak: The Power of What’s Left Unsaid When Crafting Dialogue

How audio is beginning to make a noise

No Wasted Ink Writer’s Links

writers-linksMonday’s are my favorite day because it is when I share my links with you. This week has the usual general writing tips, but there is also a nice review about the editing tool Grammerly, a science fiction related essay about AI and an article about medical practices during the regency era. I hope you enjoy them!

Writing 5 Minutes A Day – How Much Can You Really Get Done?

Dialogue Writing Tips from Bartleby Snopes

Is Grammarly a Good Tool for Professional Writers?

Regency Medicine

Cory Doctorow: Skynet Ascendant

Writing in an accent: trouble ahead

The Ubiquitous Servant

FIRST LINE CATCHES THE READER

Want to Level Up Your Fiction? Take the “Dramatic Irony” Challenge!

5 tips for introverted writers