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No Wasted Ink Writers Links

No Wasted Ink Writers Links

Happy Monday! It is time for another round of writers links from No Wasted Ink. I’m excited by the new Scrivener 3 update. Have you heard about it? Below is a link to a great article on the steps to take to install the new program. There are a few more production and writing tips for you to enjoy too. Have a great week!

What is Prose Poetry?
Scrivener 3 For Windows Has Arrived!
The 10 Deadly Sins of Bad Editors
7 Questions You Have About Scenes vs. Chapters
How to Critique Other Writers’ Work
There are some things a poet cannot accept
How Not To Make A Book Launch Video
How to Give a Great Podcast Author Interview
Using Novel Writing Techniques in Your Memoir
All Four ‘Avengers’ Movies Are Getting Shakespeare Adaptations

No Wasted Ink Writers Links

No Wasted Ink Writers Links

Welcome back to another top ten of writers links from No Wasted Ink. This week I have plenty of writing tip articles for you to read, along with one on the history of pulp fiction, and tips for reading your poetry to an audience. Enjoy.


Poetry Workshop: Reading Your Poems Aloud


Remembering Leonard Nimoy


Find the Ending Before You Return to the Beginning


A Brief History of Pulp Fiction


Writers, Who Decides Your Worth? Only You!


Summary Tells, Scene Shows: How To Use Each In Fiction And Memoir


Ridding Your Monsters of Ableism


Why Should You Join a Writing Community?


Revision Tips for Pantsers: 3 Steps to a Full Rewrite


Elements of Story: How Genre Impacts the Importance of Five Story Elements

No Wasted Ink Writers Links

No Wasted Ink Writers Links


Happy Monday! Welcome back to another writers links post where I curate ten writing related articles to recommend. This week I have a hodgepodge of articles with general writing tips, help for fantasy authors, and a good one about using Scrivener. Enjoy!

Basic Plots: Vonnegut’s Cinderella


The internet as we know it is doomed


How to Create a Convincing Fictional Technology


A Beginner’s Guide to Structuring Your Novel: Don’t Use a Plot Template


Writing Realistic Horses: Horse Psychology 101


Some Thoughts On Horror


A Different Way To Work With Revision


Writing to Escape


Ten Justifications for Oppressed Mages and Why They Fail


How to Find Anything in Scrivener 3

No Wasted Ink Writers Links

No Wasted Ink Writers Links

Part of being an active writer is learning your craft. Every month, I surf the web to find new and interesting articles to read to help me be a better science fiction and fantasy author. These are the top ten picks of the week. I hope you enjoy them as much as I did.


Fantasy-Themed Cookbooks


Reasons to Publicize Your Award-Eligible Works


Five SF Empires That Seemed Too Big to Fail


The Best Free and Low-Cost Ways To Sell Books


How To Animate Book Covers


Five Useless Powers in Popular Stories


History for Fantasy Writers: Medieval Mining


How to Evoke Emotions with Book Cover Design


How to Sneak Flashbacks into Your Novel


Writing Through the Pain

No Wasted Ink Writers Links

No Wasted Ink Writers Links

Welcome to another top ten writing articles from No Wasted Ink. During the month, I love to surf the web for interesting pieces on writing craft that appeal to writers of science fiction, fantasy, or horror. And yes, I toss in the occasional stationary and fountain pen subject too. I hope you enjoy this week’s offering.


These Are The Stamps You’re Looking For


“Cities That Think Like Planets”: On Writing Sustainable Cities in Science Fiction


My Ride or Die: Fantasy Heroines That Fight Systems of Oppression


Give Every Character an Adjective


Jane Austen and Samuel Johnson’s Dictionary


Pottery and Ceramics for SFF Writers


Writers on Reading


Story Theory and the Quest for Meaning


Writing Reaction Beats


Smart Edit – An Overview