Three Links 12/6/19 Loleta Abi Writing: 1. https://www.janefriedman.com/vivid-characters/ “Today’s post is by regular contributor Peter Selgin, the award-winning author of Your First Page. He offers first-page critiques to show just how much useful critical commentary and helpful feedback can be extracted from a single page—the first page—of a work-in-progress.” 2. https://stevelaube.com/never-burn-a-bridge/ “Ours is a small industry, and […]
The Book Corner 12/5/19: Update Loleta Abi I’m reading The Institute by Stephen King and Issue #37 Dark Moon Digest from PPM Publishing among others.
The Writer’s Wheel 12/1/19: Seeing Things Through Loleta Abi Do you give up at the first sign of struggle? Do you crumble when it comes to putting in the time? Maybe it’s time to look at things and make a plan. Getting Organized. It might not sound like much but staying organized can really have […]
Three Links Loleta Abi Writing: 1. https://www.janefriedman.com/story-blowing-smoke/ “Today’s post is by regular contributor Peter Selgin, the award-winning author of Your First Page. He offers first-page critiques to show just how much useful critical commentary and helpful feedback can be extracted from a single page—the first page—of a work-in-progress.” 2. https://www.helpingwritersbecomeauthors.com/how-to-choose-the-right-antagonist-for-any-type-of-story/ “Here’s how to choose the right antagonist […]
The Book Corner 11.28/19 Loleta Abi Happy Thanksgiving!
The Writer’s Wheel 11/24/19: Planning the Menu of Life Loleta Abi It’s tough to keep everything rolling along. Lists help. As does everyone pulling their weight. Prep-work. First off, assign chores. From the littlest thing to the biggest, get everything done and divvy up who is willing to do what. Don’t let them hedge on […]
Three Links 11/22/19 Loleta Abi Writing: 1. https://www.janefriedman.com/twitter-for-unpublished-writers/ “As a new author, there is so much conflicting information about whether you should or shouldn’t have an author platform before you’re published. I decided to err on the side of caution, and forge ahead with building one, starting with resurrecting my dormant Twitter account. I pretty […]
Not sure if I’ve lost my books from Netgalley in computer transfer or not, those not included in following list. Also, Frank Prem’s Small Town Kid. The Book Corner 11/21/19: Update Loleta Abi Currently reading, Stephen King’s The Institute, In the Company of Women by Grace Bonney, The Freelancer’s Survival Guide by Kristine Kathryn Rusch, […]
The Writer’s Wheel 11/17/19: Don’t Hang On Loleta Abi Are you a sucker for rewrites? Enjoying the shaping and molding and not wanting to let go? Brace Yourself. It’s time! What will Happen if You Don’t. You’ll grow old and miserable without releasing any work. You’ll become someone whose dreams wither. That shiny, new idea […]