Five Links 11/9/19 Traci Kenworth

Five Links 11/9/19 Traci Kenworth Writing: 1. “Not every writer is interested in style. If they can write lean, mean plots that move, with interesting characters and a satisfying ending, that’s enough. They’d rather write fast and turn out more work than spend extra time trying to find the “right” words. Isaac Asimov was such a […]

Seven Links Traci Kenworth

Seven Links…1/26/19 Traci Kenworth Writing: “The last half of 2018 was one of the most difficult periods of time I’ve ever endured as a creator.” Sometimes, we have to condense our creative time to move forward. Less shame, more progress. “One of the most important aspects of your writing is the setting. You […]

Reading Links…9/26/17

Reading Links…9/26/17 Traci Kenworth   Fantasy/Dystopian/UF/Paranormal/SF: The story behind the legend. As a kid, I remember watching Wonder Woman and being awed that a woman could do the things she could. I didn’t see that a lot on television and it’s one of the reasons I try and write diverse characters so that […]

Writing Links 9/25/17

Writing Links…9/25/17 Traci Kenworth   Fantasy/Dystopian/UF/Paranormal/SF: Promotion time! Hair can sometimes make or break a character. This post gave me an idea for an opening of a second book. I love finding posts like this! Character interview. Progress and places in NY to visit.   MG/YA: They shouldn’t be one […]

Writing Links 9/11/17

Writing Links…9/11/17 Traci Kenworth   Fantasy/Dystopian/UF/Paranormal/SF: Need help with a character from Lebanon? Time to say goodbye. Using words as proper nouns when they’re not. What monsters will you choose? I like those I’ve never heard of, it makes it fresh and interesting. What books hooked you to fantasy? I […]

Reading Links…8/29/17

Reading Links…8/29/17 Traci Kenworth   Fantasy/Dystopian/UF/Paranormal/SF: The final book of The Children trilogy. The third book in the Bow of Destiny series. She married the king. She wanted the man.   MG/YA: For the first time, I was afraid we’d die on shore. Can she ever stop running and live […]

Writing Links…8/28/17

Writing Links…8/28/17 Traci Kenworth   Fantasy/Dystopian/UF/Paranormal/SF: Schedules for DragonCon. Miscommunication used as a plot device. Start with a blob. What will hold Kristen up? More on Cassidy and Lloyd.   MG/YA: Journaling before you write. I may try this and see how it goes. Interview with agent. […]