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Welcome back to No Wasted Ink! This Monday, I have a nice grab bag of articles for you. Many are general writing tips and a few are science fiction/fantasy related. I hope you find them as interesting as I did.

How to Ensure Readers Won’t Throw Your Book Across the Room

The Women Who Rode Miles on Horseback to Deliver Library Books

Is Grammarly Worth It? A Writer Reviews This Popular Editing Tool

Should Authors Break Free from the Brand?

Notes from a Book Tour

Becoming a Full-Time Author: Three Mindset Shifts Every Writer Must Make

8 Reasons Why Your Manuscript May be Getting Rejections

Before You Market Your Book, Set Your Objectives

GPS Systems: What Authors Should Know

WHAT WE CAN LEARN FROM A RANDOM SCIENCE FICTION NOVEL: THE WORLDS OF ROBERT A. HEINLEIN

No Wasted Ink Writers Links

Welcome to another day of top ten links here on No Wasted Ink. This week, my writer article selections are more general in topic, but all should prove to be interesting. Pour yourself a cup of joe and sit back. It is time for a good read.

The Aesthetic Beauty of Math

Ten Ways Writers Can Utilize Their Time

Yes, Bookmobiles Are Still a Thing. (We Checked.)

50 MUST-READ FICTION BOOKS FEATURING OLDER WOMEN

What Writers Need to Know About Morality Clauses

The Indie Bookstore Renaissance (and Why it Matter to Writers)

About That ‘Writing Vacation’

Location, Location, Location: Discovering the Perfect Place for Writing Your Novel

Memoir & Legacy: Writing about Summers Past

Declutter that Novel! Is it Time to Marie Kondo Your WIP?

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Happy Monday! My top ten list of articles for writers is hot off the press. This week I chose general writing subjects, not so much focusing on scifi or fantasy genre as I usually do. Sometimes it is good to break things up. I hope you enjoy this week’s selection.

The Half-Wild Muse: On Writers and Their Cats

How to describe a character

Five Lies Writers Believe

Another Person’s Words: Poetry Is Always the Speaker

How Stanley Kubrick Staged the Moon Landing

This Tiny Traveling Bookstore Wanders the French Countryside

‘Close’ Proximity, ‘End’ Result, and More Redundant Words to Delete From Your Writing

Why Editing Matters

Haiku Remix Game: A Fun Poetry Game

7 Innovative Journaling Techniques You’ll Want to Try

No Wasted Ink Writers Links

Welcome back to another top ten writing craft links by No Wasted Ink.  I have a nice grab bag of general craft links for you, plus a few science fiction related links.  Enjoy!

The Lure of the Writing Template: Why Filling in the Blanks Doesn’t Work

Fiction Addiction: How Great Storytellers Put the “Meth” into “Method”

Foodbuilding as Worldbuilding — Creating Fantasy Cuisines

How To Survive A Conference Even If You’re An Introvert

Writing the Ending: Tying Up All the Loose Ends

Be Careful, or You’ll End Up in My Novel

Sifting through Mythology: Finding the Grains of Your Story

5 Ways to Ensure Readers Don’t Abandon Your Book

The History of Women in Sci-Fi Isn’t What You Think

Heinlein’s Juveniles vs. Andre Norton’s Young Adult Novels

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Happy Monday everyone.  I hope you enjoy this week’s writer link offerings, several of which are writer’s life related in addition to general writing tips.

Writing In Medias Res

Six Stories That Focus Too Much on Side Characters

Fantasy Unlocked: How to Get Teens Started with Writing Fantasy

Goal-Oriented Storytelling: Tension

Writing Tips: 5 Ways to Avoid Plot Holes In Your Novel

How to Prep for Outdoor Book and Author Events

How to Make Tough Feedback Work for You

Writing Characters with Personality

Using Story Tropes to Subvert Reader Expectations

Rogue Characters: The Secret to Compelling Fiction