Rewriting Checklist For Authors | Writers Write
Once you've finished the first draft, the work begins. Use this rewriting checklist for authors to help you finish your book.
Develop a Character: How to Develop a Character's Personality
How to develop a character. How to develop a character's personality. How do you create a character in a story? Create unique characters, writing tips.
Book Launch Checklist: A Marketing Timeline for Authors
As a traditionally-published author, it’s important to supplement your publisher’s marketing campaigns with your own promotions. This checklist can help!
The Complete Guide to Amazon Self Publishing for the Serious Writer
Amazon self publishing makes publishin your book easy. For authors interested in Amazon self publishing, this is everything you'll need.
Chapter Revision Checklist - Alyssa Hollingsworth
Whenever I pull out my pens and start tearing into chapters, I have this beside me to make sure I have my bases covered. Printable checklist downloadable.
How to Write the Moment Your Fantasy Character Breaks | Writing Tips
How to Write your Character Hitting Rock Bottom. When creating problems for our beloved characters we sometimes are afraid to put them through hard times.
Writing a Powerful Setting - The Art of Narrative
What is Setting? Yes, its the background to your story. It’s the city or the house, or the mystical land where your characters interact, but it’s also much more. The setting is the foundation of your story. It’s what keeps your reader grounded in the fictional world you’ve constructed. So how do we write aContinue reading
Must Have Self-Publishing Checklist
One of the things that scared me most about self-publishing was that I had no idea what to do. I knew I couldn’t just upload it to Amazon and call it good. After researching, I found that a lot of unnecessary time, money, and energy sometimes goes into self-publishing. This list is for anyone who wants to self-publish right but simple. 1. Editing I cannot stress enough just how important a good editor is. Of all the things you absolutely cannot do yourself, of all the things that are worth…
3 Ways to Figure out the Theme of Your Story
What is theme? Theme is the underlying message you want readers to take away from your story. Learn how to figure out the theme of your story in this post.
Engaging readers from the First Sentence part 2 - The Manuscript Shredder
There are plenty of ways to ruin your first chapter. Avoiding these common problems will get your opening pages one step closer to that coveted request
Dropping Clues and Hiding Secrets Like J. K. Rowling, Part 3: Dropping Clues in Dreams — The Writing Kylie
One of the biggest reasons J. K. Rowling turned the fans of her Harry Potter series into fanatics were—besides from the exceptional characters and rich world building—the clues and hidden secrets that were sprinkled through each book. These things had the fanatic fans searching the stories and analyzing every little detail to try and figure out what they meant. This kind of engaged audience is what all writers want, right? In this blog post series, I’ll show you Rowling’s different…