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Happy Monday!  I have ten new links to articles to please your writing spirit.  There is an assortment of writing tips and writing life to tickle your fancy this January.  Enjoy!

A Book In My Ear: Audiobooks, the Writer’s Take

The Emotional Journey of Writing Fantasy

Analog Writing in the Digital World

The Current State of Artificial Intelligence

A Hook that Breaks the Rules

Revising a Novel: The Five Stages of Death, Dying & Drama

Eight Terrain Features for Fantasy Kingdoms to Fight Over

How to Find the Discipline and Focus to Write

Goal-Oriented Storytelling: Attachment

Writing with Tarot: How the Cards Point the Way to Your Story

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Happy New Year!  Welcome back to the start of another year of writers links from No Wasted Ink.  I have an amazing list of articles for you this morning that speak on the issues that we as authors face in the modern world.  Plus…a little Outlander one.  I’m a huge fan of this historical television series and the history of the lyrics of its theme song. I hope you’ll find it interesting too!

Modern Myth and Meaning: The Yule Log Lady

Why I’m Obsessed with the Outlander Theme Song(s)

Advanced Life Support for Writers

The Resolution That Solves All Problems

The 10-Step Checklist to Writing an Above-Average Novel

Five Things to Know about Being Published

Does Your Cover Need a New Year’s Makeover?

Going Beyond Google: How Fiction Challenges Us to Ask Tough Questions

Seven Things Writers Get Wrong About Language

3 Ways to Add a Personal Touch to Your Writing

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As we all countdown to the New Year, I am pleased to offer up my usual Monday list of writing craft articles for you.  Most of them are general writing tips, but each is a well-written article and I hope they will please you.  Enjoy your bubbly should you be celebrating this evening and I’ll see you next year.

When the Girl Rescues the Prince: Norwegian Fairy Tale “East of the Sun, West of the Moon”

When Should A Story End?

How Do You Bring an Inexperienced Hero to a Fight?

Making Readers Feel (and Care)

30 Things I’ve Learned About the Writing Life

Believing in the Muse

The Value of Connecting your Journal Writing with Current Events

How to Describe Neurodivergent Characters

How to raise the stakes in a novel

THE WRITER’S VOICE

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Welcome back to another Monday of links to articles to help you with the craft of writing. This week, my surfing took me beyond the usual writing tips, although there are a few, to articles about libraries, poetry, and The Black Stallion.  So sit back and pour yourself a cup of coffee.  These are some interesting ones.  Happy Holidays to all!

The Value of Libraries

Racing the Wind with The Black Stallion

Five Common Storytelling Mistakes in the Pursuit of Social Justice

Paperback Formatting for Beginners

Theme Me Up: How to Develop Your Novel’s Theme

The Pitfalls of Self-Editing

The Key to Getting Published: Perseverance

What is Form Poetry?

Want to Write Your Life Story But Don’t Care to publish? Consider Legacy Writing

Stupid Writing Rules: Why to Avoid One-Size-Fits-All Writing Advice

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Happy Monday!  It is time for another batch of writing links here at No Wasted Ink.  This week I have a couple of science fiction and fantasy writing articles along with the general tips.  I hope you find them interesting.

How to Grapple With Discouragement in a Writing Career

The Accidental Catalyst: Andre Norton’s The X Factor

5 Ways to Successfully Start a Book With a Dream

How To Build A Rocking Character Profile

What I Wish I’d Known When I Started Writing

Should Your Sapient Aliens Be Bipedal?

History for Fantasy Writers: Millers

How To Plot, Outline, & Finish Your Story

Writing for Audiobook

The Editor Behind the Curtain: Inside the Publishing Process