Category Archives: Links

No Wasted Ink Writers Links

no-wasted-ink-writers-links-logo

Happy Monday!  It is time for another batch of links that would prove useful to writers and readers of fiction.  I’ve stayed mainly on topic this week.  There are plenty of general writing tip articles to read, along with a few related to writing science fiction.  Enjoy!

Building Characters Layer by Layer

Five Things Your Editor Hates About You

A Need for Speed

Forget Your Muse

Wax On, Wax Off: 5 Areas To Polish Before Submitting A Manuscript

The Difference Between Editing and Revising a Novel

I AM NOT A GATEKEEPER

My three decades at Disney taught me not to fear automation

THE SURPRISING STORIES BEHIND THE PEN NAMES OF 10 FAMOUS AUTHORS

How to Live in a Dystopian Fiction

No Wasted Ink Writers Links

no-wasted-ink-writers-links-logo

Welcome to another Monday of writer’s links. This week I got out of my comfort zone and explored a bunch of new blogs and authors.  I found plenty of interesting articles out there.  I hope you’ll enjoy them.

A Road to Publication

ON WRITING: HOW TO WRITE A BOOK – PART ONE – THE IDEA

Who is Science Fiction For?

Why I Don’t Have a Degree

Bigger on the Inside

Characters development and personality traits

Critique Groups – 8 Good Reasons to Love

Journey of Words

Where do you get your ideas from?

Older British Accents Actually Sounded More Like Americans Speak Today

No Wasted Ink Writers Links

no-wasted-ink-writers-links-logo

Welcome back to No Wasted Ink Writers Links.  This week I have featured articles about marketing your books, general writing tips, and a little about poetry that might tickle your fancy.  Enjoy!

“I Was Brought Into this World to be Abandoned” — Mary Shelley Gives Us the Heroine She Was

The Priority Parallax: Everything is Not as Important as It Appears

How to Convey an Established Relationship Quickly

Healthy Writer Tips: Managing Stress, Anxiety And Burnout

Four Pillars Linking Character to Plot

Selling Out: Going Wide or Going Exclusive to Amazon

5 Steps to Ensure Your Novel is a Bestseller in its Genre

How to Perform (Not Just Read) Your Work in Front of Audiences

Literary Devices: Exploring Anaphora Through the Poetry of Walt Whitman

Pen Names

No Wasted Ink Writers Links

no-wasted-ink-writers-links-logo

Welcome back to another Monday of No Wasted Ink Writers Links.  This week I have plenty of book-related topics to read, including a little about marketing, book launches, monetizing a podcast, and how to go about picking your conventions.  I hope you enjoy the articles!

Whose Dystopia Is It Anyway?

I Wish Solo’s Female Characters Could Find Better Escape Routes

Publicity Mistakes that Ruin Book Launches

Your Writing Sweet Spot

Want to Stand Apart from Countless Other Books? Write a Better Story

Use Theme to Determine Subplots, Supporting Characters, and Tension

How To Monetize A Creative Podcast With Joanna Penn On Podcraft

CON CHOICE: On Picking Events and Building Great Genre Experiences

There is a growing negative sentiment towards e-readers

What’s Going On In Your Child’s Brain When You Read Them A Story?

No Wasted Ink Writers Links

no-wasted-ink-writers-links-logo

Happy Monday!  It is time for ten links to amazing articles about the craft of writing here on No Wasted Ink.  There is a bit of bias toward science fiction writing in this months links, but since I generally highlight science fiction and fantasy authors and concepts here, I didn’t feel anyone would mind that.  Enjoy!

Build Character Empathy in Your First Few Pages

Why Leia: A Star Wars Story Is the Spin-Off the Galaxy Needs

The Ship of Theseus Problem Reveals A Lot About SciFi

The Effects of Space and Other Worlds on the Human Body

Writing Venomous Creatures

How the Truth Your Character Believes Defines Your Theme

Writing Realistic Antagonists

Advanced Scene Technique: The Jump Cut

Self-Sabotage: How & Why We Writers Are Our Own Worst Enemies

Writing Doesn’t Have To Be Lonely. How To Find A Community