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Twitter to Boost Your Writing Income by professional freelancer
Beyers on May 14.
to Podcast Your Fiction by author Seth
Harwood, on June 24.
Best of Best
Writers, read this! Agent @ChrisRichman on pitches of 25 words or less
Writers! Social media overwhelming? Target key people to help you build a fan base.
The *right* way to attract blog followers
Common writer mistake: querying just they’ve finished their 1st novel. More advice from @Janet_Reid
Meg Cabot was rejected almost every day for a year (Inkygirl Author Rejection Series)
New blog post @ Writer Beware: why we don’t provide publisher recommendations, plus some advice
Why (Some) Authors Fail
Craft & Technique
Common writer mistake: starting the story in the wrong place. More advice from Wendy Nelson Tokunaga
Writing conversations–how many people should converse at once?
Why Good Writers Avoid Adverbs and Adjectives
One question an editor always hears
Nicknames are pronouns on steroids
News & Trends
Platform Building, Self-Promotion
5 Steps to Create an Amazon Bestselling Book Campaign
What a novelist needs to know about marketing
Do book reviews matter?
Three Reasons To Self Publish (And A Big One Not To!)
Interesting discussion: The Fate of Self-Published Works
& Online Tools
Sierra Godfrey’s Google Reader Round-Up
… similar to Best Tweets, this week’s round-up includes 7 deadly sins of first chapters and publishing industry misconceptions
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The Writing Life
& Fun Stuff
On Efficiency, Or How To Get Everything Done As A Multi-Tasking Writer
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