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Urgency vs action in your writing
Memoir tip: lose the play-by-play
Improvement Is Inevitable: The Lesson of Stieg Larsson
What to put in your query bio if you have no credentials
I found this article by @p2p_editor on *why* stakes work so interesting and helpful
Can you define ‘inciting incident’? Think again
Resources for writing memoir
News & Trends
“Ad agencies are using ‘story’ in far more innovative ways than pubs… and with alarming velocity and success.”
Blurring Line Between Amateur and Professional
Platform Building, Self-Promotion
Do You Have a Marketing Plan, or Do You Have a Business Plan?
How to find journalists online and wow ‘em with your pitch
5 More Ways to Drive Traffic to Your Blog From LinkedIn. More top tips from John Chow.
Still haven’t tried a twitter chat? Read this primer, then dive in
Why Robin Sloan is the Future of Publishing (and Science Fiction)
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Best Online Fiction Writers Directory
OUTSTANDING: Great tool for free online conversion of .pdf documents to MS Word or text. All hail @bodiegroup
The Writing Life
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Fiction is no longer a vocation. It has become a profession + professions are not characterized by creative mischief.
5 Things You Don’t Need To Sell Your Art (And 5 Things You Do)
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