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No Wasted Ink Writer’s Links

writers-linksWelcome back to another Monday of writer’s links here on No Wasted Ink.  I hope you all are busy in your Nanowrimo efforts.  This year I’m a bit behind the 8-ball, but I’m hoping that once I get a few distractions completed, I can get up to full speed on my new story. Meanwhile, I hope you enjoy the articles!

How to Support an Author’s New Book: 11 Ideas For You

THE FANTASTIC URSULA K. LE GUIN

HOW WESTWORLD THE SHOW DIFFERS FROM WESTWORLD THE MOVIE

Cheat Sheets For Writing Body Language

What the heck is crowdfunding, and how can authors use it to fund their books?

9 Ways You Succeed When Your First Draft Fails

Captain vs. Master

Book Titles: 10 Tips for Choosing the Right Title for Your Book

The Only Reason Your Story Should Have Flashbacks

How to Write Endings that “Wow!”

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 nice grab bag of general writing articles, but also a few about the editing process that might be of use.  I hope you enjoy them as much as I did!

Relativity: Did Einstein Kill Steampunk?

Mistakes to avoid when writing a series

SEVEN DO’S AND DON’TS OF CONSTRUCTIVE COMMUNICATION WITH YOUR EDITOR

Learn How to Set Up the Potential for Change in Character Arcs

Adding Depth to Your Fiction—Body Language 101

Yes, Shy Writers CAN Do In-Person Marketing

How to Stay Organized During a Revision

Are We Done Yet? How To You Know if Your Novel is Ready to Submit

The Little Word That Destroys Your Writing Life

The 15-Minute Writer: Book Marketing in Life’s Margins

No Wasted Ink Writer’s Links

writers-linksGood Monday to you!  It is time for another batch of writer’s links here on No Wasted Ink.  This week I have a few unuusal offerings.  An article about creating your own cookbook, some political news out of California that I found disturbing for authors, and other viewpoints about the lifestyle of being a writer.  I hope you like them!

Writing Outside Your Home

Differences Between a Short Story, Novelette, Novella, & a Novel

The First Five Steps to Self-Publishing Your Cookbook

New California law will make it harder to sell autographed books, art

Scientists Trace Society’s Myths to Primordial Origins

The 12-Points of a Sexy Synopsis

No Wasted Ink Writer’s Links

writers-linksWelcome back to another batch of writer’s links here on No Wasted Ink.  This week my focus was on the genre of science fiction and diversity in fiction.  I am sharing more articles about being an author than how to be a writer.  I hope you find these articles as interesting as I did.

Why the Humble Notebook Is Flourishing in the iPhone Era

An Algorithm to Predict a Bestseller

Friday essay: science fiction’s women problem

BECOMING A WRITER IN YOUR 40S, 50S, AND BEYOND

USING SCRIVENER COLLECTIONS AND PROJECT SEARCH TO POPULATE YOUR SERIES BIBLE

“But That Couldn’t Happen”: On “Realism” in Contemporary Fiction

The Chosen One: Trope Reboot

Experiments of the Gods

N. K. Jemisin on Diversity in Science Fiction and Inspiration From Dreams

Don’t Try to Make a Living Writing Short Stories

No Wasted Ink Writer’s Links

writers-linksMondays are always special to me because this is the day I can share my joy of surfing with you all. This week I have a range of articles to share on general writing tips and a few on technology and how we interact with it as authors. Enjoy!

Faces of Facebook—Is Technology Killing Your Muse?

Me and My Excite-O-Meter: Having Fun With Structural Revision

Create Memorable Characters: The Secret’s in the Details

Start Here: How to Write a Book Proposal

The Writer Essentials Bag (For Android Users)

31 Must-Read Screenwriting Lessons From The Twilight Zone Creator Rod Serling

ROTTEN REVIEWS AND TERRIBLE TROLLS

Finding Your Voice

How to Stay Organized During a Revision

The Write Mind: Back to Basics