for writers

Best Books for Writers: Plotting, Outlining, Character Arcs, and Story Structure

With NaNoWriMo less than a month away I'm getting ready by brushing up my novel-writing skills by re-reading my favorite books on plotting, outlining, character arcs, and story structure. Read on for my recommendations for beginner novelists to seasoned writers!

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Software for Writers: Ulysses Writing App Update

Ulysses is my go-to writing software and they've just made some big changes. Read on to learn more!

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Blog hiatus

In 2017 I will be taking an extended blogging hiatus to travel and focus on my writing projects. Read on for how to stay in touch!

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My top 10 blog posts for writers

What a year! I've compiled the 10 most popular of my blog posts for writers in 2016. The popularity is based on number of page views (and not all of these were posted in 2016). Enjoy!

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Reader question: Do I need a literary agent? And when should I start looking?

Today I'll share my thoughts on whether or not you need an agent, plus researching agents, finishing your book, and sending query letters.

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