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No Wasted Ink Writer’s Links

writers-linksWelcome back to another Monday of writer’s links from No Wasted Ink. This week I was looking at articles about blogging and the general writing process. I also happened on an article about JRR Tolkien’s other works, the writing he did as a historical researcher. If you are a fan of Tolkien, as I am, you should check it out.

The Creative Apocalypse That Wasn’t

Jorge Luis Borges on Writing: Wisdom from His Most Candid Interviews

Claiming Your Power as a Writer

10 Ways To Stay Productive as a Work-at-Home Blogger

No. You Don’t Have to “Write Every Day.”

Tolkien, the Battle of Finnsburg and Hengest


How to change your “away” mindset – and why you should

Indie Publishing Paths: What’s Your Distribution Plan? Part One

A manifesto for self-publishing authors

No Wasted Ink Writer’s Links

writers-linksHere it is, Monday once again! It is time for another round of writer’s links here at No Wasted Ink. I have a real grab bag of articles for you to enjoy this week, even a youtube video about being creative. It is not about writing per se, but can certainly apply to authors too.

Writing a novel: 8 writing tips from Ursula K. Le Guin

Writing About Writing: The Process Journal

Art of Fantasy 33: The Steampunk Edition

YOUTUBE: Creative Confidence: Unleashing the Creative Potential in All of Us

Writers Police Academy: Things That BOOM

Stephen Baxter interview: why science fiction is like therapy

Automation in the Newsroom

Making Maps for Books: Two Cartographers Tell Us How It’s Done

Thick Skin: The Key to a Writer’s Survival

The Art of Making It: Rekindling Your Motivation

No Wasted Ink Writer’s Links

writers-linksWelcome back to another Monday of Writer’s Links here on No Wasted Ink. This week my online wanderings brought me to articles about general writing techniques, a few about bias in writing, and an interesting one about using your Kindle for audiobooks. I hope you enjoy them!

Comfortable misogyny

3 Easy Steps to Crafting a Language for Your Fantasy Novel

7 Things Dungeons & Dragons Taught Me About Storytelling

Electronic spying – what you can do

3 Ways To Turn Your Manuscript Into A Published Book

How to make a story stand out: Market-ready writing

#TenThingsNotToSayToAWriter Is Funny, But Also Good Etiquette

Facebook for Authors: Getting Started Guide

How to Listen to Audiobooks on Your Kindle App

The Rule and 12 Tips for Writers and Their Family and Their Friends…

No Wasted Ink Writer’s Links

writers-linksWriting articles are always helpful for those of us learning the craft or trying to brush up on our skills. I have assembled an interesting assortment for your reading pleasure this fine Monday. I hope you like them.


Riffle: The New Goodreads?

Show don’t tell: write from your character’s viewpoint

Danielle Steel Takes the Greatest Author Photos of All Time

Flawed Characters vs. Too Dumb to Live—What’s the Difference?

20 Writing Tips From Stephen King

13 Surprisingly Common Mistakes That Make Your Writing Look Bad

How do I come up with a Good First Sentence?

Adding Flavor


No Wasted Ink Writer’s Links

writers-linksWelcome back to another Monday of Writer’s links from No Wasted Ink. This week I have a range of more unusual articles about writing, but with a twist. I hope you like them!

The Benefits of Journaling in Writing a Travel Memoir

Book Review: Lists: To-dos, Illustrated Inventories, Collected Thoughts, and Other Artists’ Enumerations from the Collections of the Smithsonian Museum

Can CBA novelists move to the general market?

How to Improve Your Writing: 5 Secrets From Hollywood

Could Pulp Novels Be Hollywood’s Next Comic Books?

Designing a Compelling Synopsis

Bettering Your Editing


Genre Considered As a Restaurant

Creating Your Author Brand