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Welcome back to another Monday of Writers Links.  For a change, I focused more on general writing tips than other subjects.  There are plenty of good reads here for you to sample.  Enjoy the week and for my fellow Americans, a happy Thanksgiving to you as well.

HOW I DO IT: ANNE RICE ON WRITING TECHNIQUE

Writing Stories with Disabled Characters

4 Ways to Prevent Formulaic Story Structure

NaNoWriMo: Training to GO Pro and STAY Pro

Writing Tips: 5 Self-Editing Essentials to Give Your Manuscript a Solid Foundation

Cutting Open the Sausage: A Hard Look at Rewriting

How to Write Thrilling Action Scenes

SECRETS OF THE BOOK DESIGNER: CREATING SOMETHING FROM NOTHING

How Long Is Writing Supposed to Take?

Writing Insights Part One: Becoming a Writer

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Happy Monday!  I hope you are all enjoying Nanowrimo if you are a writer.  November is a special month for me.  I enjoy the change of season and the preparation for an American Thanksgiving feast.  This week’s links are more about the community of being a writer, but there are general writing tips in there too.  I hope you like this week’s offering.

COPING WITH READING GUILT IN 7 EASY STEPS

The Clothes Behind the Books: How to Dress Like a Writer

a story about piracy

“Unbury the Future”: Martha Wells’ Full Speech from the 2017 World Fantasy Awards

HOW DO I PITCH TO A PUBLICATION?

How to Write Horses Wrong: 8 Red Flags

Most Common Writing Mistakes, Pt. 63: Purple Prose

Mary Sue & Why Readers Hate Her

Writing By Design: A New Way To Envision Storytelling

Want To Win NaNoWriMo This Year? 7 Tips On Writing And Productivity

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Happy Monday!  This week I was on a bit of a paper and pen binge and I have a few stories about fountain pens, journals, and the art of letter writing.  Those of you who are participating in Nanowrimo this year, I wish you speedy typing and good luck with your projects.

TOP 5 REASONS TO USE A FOUNTAIN PEN

Thoreau and His Journal

Daily Journaling Prompts for November 2017

NaNoWriMo 2017 Toolkit

How to Write a Letter

Alexa, Siri and Google Assistant: Where are VPAs leading the publishing industry?

WORLDBUILDING ROUND TABLE

On Writing of a Different Culture

In Defense of Reading (and Writing) for Fun

Heat and Light in Austen’s Novels: Candles

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Sometimes, being a writer is filled with self-doubt and desperation.  Many of this week’s articles deal with this issue and how to overcome it.  Plus a few on writing picture books, general writing tips, and one about Hugh Hephner.  Why not?  Enjoy.

5 Tips for Organizing Subplots

8 Things to Know If You Want to Write a Picture Book

Have We Met? Creating Characters Your Readers Will Feel They Know

How Safe Is Your Most Valuable Writing Asset?

Planting the Magic Beans of Story

Hugh Hefner On Writing, Voice and Magazine Success

6 Ways Slowing Down and Thinking Small Will Help You Write Your Book

A Pivotal Step to Get Past Your Fear of Writing

What Do Young Adults Want to Read? Let My Students Tell You

How writers can beat imposter syndrome

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Welcome back to another Monday of writer’s links.  This week I have many general writing tip articles for you and a few that feature poetry writing.  I hope you enjoy them!

Article Research: A Savvy Librarian’s Top Tips

5 Tips for Creating Believable Fictional Languages

You Do You – 5 Tips for Making the Most of NaNoWriMo

Making Connections as a Writer

The 3 Secrets to Addictive Fiction

Rituals for Writing: Creating a Sacred Space

8 Ways to Rock Random Acts of Poetry Day!

How to Analyze Poetry

On Writing Craft — Why to Use a Variety of Sentence Lengths

Author Pen Names: 5 Reasons they’re a Bad Idea in the Digital Age