Read chapter 9, "Beginnings," from The Glimmer Train Guide to Writing Fiction, Volume 1: Building Blocks
Read an excerpt from chapter of Travel Writing.
Read chapter 1, "The Importance of Humor Writing," from Comedy Writing Secrets.
Read chapter 1, "What is Plot, Anyway?" of Write Great Fiction: Plot & Structure.
Identify and use pop-culture cues to write—and sell—your novel.
by Debbie Macomber
Find out what your character would do at a family picnic in Scenerio No. 1 from What Would Your Character Do?
Read Drill 35 & 36 from Novelist's Boot Camp
Read an Chapter 1: Backstory from Between the Lines
Read Chapter 1: People, from By Cunning & Craft
Read an excerpt from Chapter 1 of Chapter After Chapter by Heather Sellers
NaNoWriMo’s Chris Baty shares five tips for writing your book in a month.
by Chris Baty