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Reading Links…9/15/16


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Reading Links…9/15/16

Traci Kenworth

 

Romance/Women’s Fiction:

  1. http://www.parajunkee.com/2016/09/04/review-giveaway-roman-crazy-alice-clayton-nina-bocci/ More than a second chance love book.
  2. http://www.rubyslipperedsisterhood.com/fangirl-friday-36/ Lizzie Shane.
  3. http://stinalindenblattauthor.com/wordpress/my-song-for-you-is-now-out/ This hero is about to meet the biggest challenge of his life—his deaf son.

 

Christian:

 

Historicals:

 

Fantasy/Time-Travel/Steampunk/Paranormal/SF:

  1. http://www.fantasyliterature.com/reviews/lord-of-the-darkwood/ Third installment in the Tales of Shikanoko.
  2. http://www.fantasybookcafe.com/2016/09/september-patreon-book/ The story of a family.

 

Mysteries/Cozies/Suspense:

  1. https://rosieamber.wordpress.com/2016/09/05/rosies-bookreview-team-rbrt-murder-mayhem-by-caroljhedges-histfic-mystery/ Victorian murder mystery.
  2. https://rosieamber.wordpress.com/2016/09/08/rosies-bookreview-team-rbrt-glossolalia-by-tantrabensko-psychological-suspense/ A complex and surreal story.

 

MG/YA/NA:

  1. http://litworldinterviews.com/2016/09/04/curse-bookreview-readstevenjames/ The third in The Blur Trilogy.
  2. https://rebekahlpurdy.wordpress.com/2016/09/01/book-cover-reveal-for-french-fries-with-a-side-of-guys/ Look out touchdown, Payton!!
  3. http://middlegrademafia.com/2016/09/08/mg-book-launch-the-changlings-by-christina-soontornvat/ What would you do if your sister disappeared?

 

Poetry/Anthologies/Novellas:

  1. https://litworldinterviews.com/2016/09/05/introducing-a-great-friend-of-all-authors-the-story-reading-ape-storyreadingape-and-a-project-very-close-to-his-heart/ A look into the life of a young Irish woman in the Twentieth Century.

 

 

Indie:

  1. https://thestoryreadingapeblog.com/2016/09/08/1-the-negro-spiritual-a-historical-document-guest-post/ Swing Low, Sweet Chariot and its connection to the Underground Railroad and other slave songs.

 

 

Craft:

 

 

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Writing Links in the 3s and 5…9/13/16


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Writing Links in the 3s and 5…9/13/16

Traci Kenworth

 

Romance/Women’s Fiction:

  1. http://annerallen.com/critique-groups-6-ways-they-hurt-your-writing/ Do you think critique group help or hurt your writing?

 

Christian:

  1. http://www.stevelaube.com/isnt-agent-working-conferences/ The right reason not to pitch.
  2. http://www.novelrocket.com/2016/09/7-ways-to-beat-writers-block.html I like #7 best, I do this almost every morning!!

 

Historicals:

  1. http://www.writeitforward.com/write-it-forward-2/hidden-history-the-only-british-peer-to-have-a-burial-marker-in-the-u-s/ Though his brother fought against the colonists in the Revolution, this brother remained respected and honored by those he served with in The Seven Years War.
  2. http://nicholasrossis.me/2016/09/10/broadsides-the-posts-and-tweets-of-renaissance-england/ Tales of murders, witchcraft and more!!

 

Fantasy/Time-Travel/Steampunk/Paranormal/SF:

  1. https://silverthreading.com/2016/09/07/writers-quote-wednesday-writing-challenge-waiting-game/

 

Mysteries/Cozies/Suspense:

  1. https://margotkinberg.wordpress.com/2016/09/03/the-friendship-is-toxic/ Are you in a fictional toxic friendship?
  2. https://killzoneblog.com/2016/09/from-the-list-of-elite-writing-tips.html It isn’t a story until something goes wrong.
  3. https://killzoneblog.com/2016/09/yes-he-really-said-that.html Sometimes characters find us in the most unlikely situations.

 

MG/YA/NA:

  1. https://rosieamber.wordpress.com/2016/09/03/rosies-bookreview-team-rbrt-need-to-find-you-by-josephsouza3-thriller/ Follow ideas down dark alleys.
  2. http://www.adventuresinyapublishing.com/2016/09/calla-devlin-author-of-tell-me.html Love comes from vulnerability.
  3. http://middlegrademafia.com/2016/09/09/fantasy-research-how-much-do-you-need/ When to say enough.

 

Poetry/Anthologies/Novellas:

  1. https://erikakind.me/2016/09/08/daily-kind-quote-335/ Oh those dreams!!
  2. https://erikakind.me/2016/09/09/daily-kind-quote-336/ The essence of being one.

 

Indie:

  1. https://phsolomon.com/2016/09/03/the-kindness-of-strangers/ What every writer wants in a reader!!
  2. https://thestoryreadingapeblog.com/2016/09/09/editing-101-02-description-depression/ Do you do too much or too little description?

 

Craft:

  1. http://writersinthestormblog.com/2016/09/10-things-i-know-about-you-and-your-books/ Does she know you?
  2. https://chasingthecrazies.wordpress.com/2016/09/05/monday-musings-the-reality-of-writing-revision/ Revision is what makes a story.
  3. http://blog.janicehardy.com/2011/02/no-pain-no-gain-killing-your-darlings.html Do you need to cut sentences or even chapters from your work?
  4. http://writersinthestormblog.com/2016/09/pitch-your-novel-perfectly/ A one sentence pitch.
  5. http://www.publishingcrawl.com/2016/09/09/more-about-waiting/ Sometimes waiting is good.

 

 

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Reading Links…9/8/16


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Reading Links…9/8/16

Traci Kenworth

 

Romance/Women’s Fiction:

  1. http://www.rubyslipperedsisterhood.com/hot-reads-edition-of-fan-girl-friday-3/ Parent Pact is free!! And other releases.
  2. http://www.superauthors.com/2016/09/september-2016-new-releases.html Selections from Joanne Rock, Nicole Helms, Emilie Rose, and Cindy Miles.

 

Christian:

  1. https://litworldinterviews.com/2016/09/02/interview-bridgette-l-collins/ End of times.

 

Historicals:

 

Fantasy/Time-Travel/Steampunk/Paranormal/SF:

  1. http://www.fantasyliterature.com/reviews/the-empty-ones/ Essential reading.
  2. https://phsolomon.com/2016/08/29/amber-sky-by-amy-braun/ A prequel to The Dark Skies series.
  3. http://www.fantasyliterature.com/reviews/girls-and-goddesses-stories-of-heroines-from-around-the-world/ 13 Folktales.
  4. http://www.fantasyliterature.com/reviews/night-flower/ A prequel to The Court of Fives.

 

Mysteries/Cozies/Suspense:

 

MG/YA/NA:

  1. http://www.brenda-drake.com/2016/08/magnetic-magic-terry-catasus-jennings-book-release-giveaway/ Treasure and the earth’s shifting magnetic poles.
  2. http://www.fromthemixedupfiles.com/2016/09/releases-september-2016/ Some interesting ones here.
  3. http://bloodredpencil.blogspot.com/2016/09/MeetToby.html Where is Toby?

 

Poetry/Anthologies/Novellas:

  1. https://rosieamber.wordpress.com/2016/09/02/rosies-bookreview-team-rbrt-what-tim-knows-by-wendyproof-shortstories-fridayreads/ Characters from Wendy Janes’ novels.

 

Indie:

  1. https://thestoryreadingapeblog.com/2016/08/28/meet-guest-author-evie-gaughan/ A timeslip in Medieval Ireland and a chef in search of ingredients. Two books, two tales.

 

 

Craft:

 

 

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Writing Links in the 3s and 5…9/6/16


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Writing Links in the 3s and 5…9/6/16

Traci Kenworth

 

Romance/Women’s Fiction:

  1. http://annerallen.com/create-memorable-characters-details/ The delivery is in the details.
  2. http://www.superauthors.com/2016/08/harlequin-online-reads.html What are online reads?
  3. http://www.livewritethrive.com/2016/08/29/layering-20-scenes-to-create-a-strong-romance-novel/ The bind is in the subplot.

 

Christian:

  1. http://www.stevelaube.com/praise-slow-writing/ What can a few days of slow writing do for you?
  2. http://www.booksandsuch.com/blog/publishers-buying-again/ Are things looking up?
  3. http://www.novelrocket.com/2016/08/hook-em-tight-one-technique-for-writing.html Three ways to turn those chapters.

 

Historicals:

  1. https://awriterofhistory.com/2016/08/30/mona-lisa-500-years-of-mystery/ Do you think you know the answer to the mystery?
  2. http://englishhistoryauthors.blogspot.com/2016/08/worked-willingly-with-hands-prehistory.html Was flax introduced to the British Isles before the Romans came?
  3. http://englishhistoryauthors.blogspot.com/2016/09/the-tomb-of-eagles.html Ancient burial site on the Orkneys.

 

Fantasy/Time-Travel/Steampunk/Paranormal/SF:

  1. http://beauty-in-ruins.blogspot.com/2016/09/creating-new-monsters-by-seth.html How to inspire new things.
  2. http://storitorigrace.blogspot.com/2016/09/the-pros-and-cons-of-different-types-of.html How many points-of-view do you prefer?

 

Mysteries/Cozies/Suspense:

 

MG/YA/NA:

  1. http://yaloveblog.com/2016/09/03/audiobook-review-run-by-kody-keplinger/ Friendship on the run.
  2. http://www.adventuresinyapublishing.com/2016/09/further-resources-for-finding-critique.html How to find a critique partner.

 

Poetry/Anthologies/Novellas:

  1. https://cmblackwood.wordpress.com/2016/09/02/king-of-angels/ Beautiful!!
  2. http://erikakind.me/2016/09/02/daily-kind-quote-331/ Another fab one!!
  3. https://erikakind.me/2016/09/01/daily-kind-quote-330/ So true!!

 

Indie:

 

Craft:

  1. https://nailyournovel.wordpress.com/2016/08/28/yes-social-media-does-work-for-writers-heres-how/ How much is too much involvement with social media?
  2. http://blog.janicehardy.com/2016/08/the-writing-personalities-as-crit.html Which are you?
  3. http://bloodredpencil.blogspot.com/2016/08/storyslam-and-stage-fright.html Could you read your work in front of an audience?
  4. https://warriorwriters.wordpress.com/2016/08/31/mastering-conflict-hook-readers-never-let-them-go/ Do your characters all agree?
  5. http://blog.janicehardy.com/2010/04/bulking-up.html Is your novel too short?

 

 

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Reading Links…9/1/16


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Reading Links…9/1/16

Traci Kenworth

 

Romance/Women’s Fiction:

  1. http://www.rubyslipperedsisterhood.com/red-hot-reads-fan-girl-friday-edition/ Post World War II fiction and the Isle of Guerney.

 

Christian:

 

Historicals:

  1. https://awriterofhistory.com/2016/08/23/a-cinderella-story-upside-down/ A young German heiress in a bizarre marriage.

 

Fantasy/Time-Travel/Steampunk/Paranormal/SF:

  1. http://www.fantasyliterature.com/reviews/all-these-worlds-are-yours-the-scientific-search-for-alien-life/ How to determine where to search for life.
  2. http://www.fantasyliterature.com/reviews/stand-on-zanzibar/ Extreme population growth.
  3. http://beauty-in-ruins.blogspot.com/2016/08/fantasy-review-twilight-of-dragons-by.html The world of grimdark fantasy.
  4. http://www.fantasyliterature.com/reviews/the-brass-giant/ Steampunk fantasy.

 

 

Mysteries/Cozies/Suspense:

  1. http://www.parajunkee.com/2016/08/22/guilty-pleasure-review-the-witness-by-nora-roberts/ Witness to the Russia mafia.

 

MG/YA/NA:

  1. https://killzoneblog.com/2016/08/use-your-writing-editing-or-reading-skills-to-make-a-difference-in-the-world.html A worthy cause.
  2. http://www.brenda-drake.com/2016/08/faithful-pitch-wars-mentor-michelle-hauck-cover-reveal-giveaway/ A world of fear and death.
  3. http://yatopia.blogspot.com/2016/08/book-birthday-keeping-her-secret-lgbt.html All’s fair in love and summertime prank wars.
  4. http://www.publishingcrawl.com/2016/08/24/cover-reveal-the-emperors-riddle/ A grand adventure.
  5. http://www.brenda-drake.com/2016/08/americas-next-reality-star-laura-heffernan-cover-reveal-giveaway/ A chance to start over?
  6. http://middlegrademafia.com/2016/08/22/mg-book-review-the-graveyard-book-by-neil-gaiman/ Boy raised by ghosts!! A good one!!
  7. http://www.brenda-drake.com/2016/08/art-holding-letting-go-kristin-bartley-lentz-guest-post-book-release/ When every piece falls into place, it’s like a dance.

 

Poetry/Anthologies/Novellas:

  1. http://kriswrites.com/2016/08/27/bundle-and-anthology-news/ A carnival story and some fantasy.

 

Indie:

  1. https://coldhandboyack.wordpress.com/2016/08/25/african-me-satellite-tv-on-lisa-burton-radio/ A princess and her cookbook.
  2. https://cmblackwood.wordpress.com/2016/08/26/pure-trash-is-pure-gold-by-betteastevens/ The story of two poor boys and twentieth century life.
  3. https://phsolomon.com/2016/08/25/indie-wednesday-the-bow-of-destiny/ A young man haunted by a tragic past.
  4. https://silverthreading.com/2016/08/23/the-courtesans-avenger-desertera-2-cover-reveal/ A courtesan on a mission.

 

Craft:

 

 

 

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Writing Links in the 3s and 5…8/30/16


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Writing Links in the 3s and 5…8/30/16

Traci Kenworth

 

Romance/Women’s Fiction:

  1. http://annerallen.com/finished-your-first-novel-what-to-do-now/ The truth about that first novel.
  2. http://www.superauthors.com/2016/08/getting-away.html Off-season vacations are the thing.
  3. http://romanceuniversity.org/2016/08/26/three-parts-one-wish-by-laurie-schnebly-campbell/ How to braid a story together.

 

Christian:

  1. http://www.stevelaube.com/choosing-good-title-book/ Will lightning strike with your title?
  2. http://www.thisincandescentlife.com/2016/08/6-ways-reading-fiction-will-inspire-you-to-live-bigger-2/ Dare to live bigger.
  3. http://www.booksandsuch.com/blog/blogging-necessary-for-authors/ Is a blog in your future?

 

Historicals:

  1. http://englishhistoryauthors.blogspot.com/2016/08/an-unexceptional-man-in-exceptional.html Thomas of Brotherton.
  2. http://englishhistoryauthors.blogspot.com/2016/08/dress-music-and-fighting-11th-century_27.html Exploring Medieval life through the Hexateuch.
  3. https://awriterofhistory.com/2016/08/24/the-whirl-of-launching-a-novel/ The many blogs visited.

 

Fantasy/Time-Travel/Steampunk/Paranormal/SF:

  1. http://storitorigrace.blogspot.com/2016/08/heroes-101-yes-they-can-be-as.html Are we pining too much for anti-heroes?
  2. http://www.magicalwords.net/really-i-mean-it/working-the-crowd-how-to-survive-and-thrive-staffing-a-booth/ How to keep your audience engaged.
  3. https://phsolomon.com/2016/08/24/on-the-two-types-of-inspiration-by-elan-samuel/ Do totems work?

 

Mysteries/Cozies/Suspense:

  1. https://killzoneblog.com/2016/08/lost-volumes-missing-pages.html Watch that ticking clock.
  2. https://margotkinberg.wordpress.com/2016/08/26/amen/ A quiz on religious figures in crimes. Do you know them?
  3. https://margotkinberg.wordpress.com/2016/08/25/tv-cop-show/ Is your fiction influenced by TV crime shows?

 

MG/YA/NA:

  1. http://www.adventuresinyapublishing.com/2016/08/eight-steps-to-writing-coherent-novel.html What you don’t know.
  2. http://yatopia.blogspot.com/2016/08/why-no-one-should-ever-read-ya.html Or really, why you SHOULD.
  3. http://www.fromthemixedupfiles.com/2016/08/gratifying-moments/ Finding your name in print.

 

Poetry/Anthologies/Novellas:

  1. http://silverthreading.com/2016/08/25/word-written-in-verse-a-haiku/ Words written in verse…
  2. https://journeytoambeth.com/2016/08/26/poetry-challenge-45-summer-storm/ Do you know what a rondelet is?
  3. https://erikakind.me/2016/08/26/3-days-3-quotes-day-1/ Some great quotes!!

 

Indie:

  1. http://publishingperspectives.com/2016/04/reedsy-self-publishing-cost-us-uk/ Take a look at the breakdown.
  2. http://www.thebookdesigner.com/2016/08/3-day-publishing-extravaganza-denver-colorado-special-price/ An overview.
  3. http://www.thebookdesigner.com/2016/08/ebook-anatomy-inside-the-black-box/ How ebooks are coded and formatted.

 

Craft:

  1. https://chasingthecrazies.wordpress.com/2016/08/24/quite-the-query-wade-albert-white-and-magick-7-0/ Write in the voice of your character?
  2. https://warriorwriters.wordpress.com/2016/08/24/the-problem-with-pen-names/ Should you or shouldn’t you?
  3. http://jodyhedlund.blogspot.com/2016/08/5-reasons-your-plot-stalled.html Choices to make.
  4. http://www.publishingcrawl.com/2016/08/25/pubcrawl-podcast-query-critique-ii/ Queries critiqued.
  5. https://phsolomon.com/2016/08/26/3-tips-for-editing-to-deep-pov-pt-1/ Excellent resources!!

 

 

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Reading Links…8/25/16


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Reading Links…8/25/16

Traci Kenworth

 

Romance/Women’s Fiction:

  1. http://www.superauthors.com/2016/08/my-first-firefighter-storycoming-soon.html A story about bereavement and overcoming it.

 

Christian:

 

Historicals:

  1. https://awriterofhistory.com/2016/08/18/the-soldiers-farewell-a-review-by-sarah-zama/ The Easter Rising in Irish history.

 

Fantasy/Time-Travel/Steampunk/Paranormal/SF:

  1. http://www.fantasybookcafe.com/2016/08/the-leaning-pile-of-books-266/ The Invisible Library #2.
  2. http://storitorigrace.blogspot.com/2016/08/a-book-review-of-rule-of-thoughts-by.html Lighting fires with your mind.
  3. http://www.fantasyliterature.com/reviews/swordspoint/ “A fantasy of manners,” or “mannerpunk.”
  4. http://www.fantasyliterature.com/reviews/a-princess-of-the-chameln/ Can a magical stone save the life of a princess and help her discover who murdered her parents?
  5. http://www.fantasyliterature.com/reviews/stiletto/ Will a peace accord and merger work out? Book two.
  6. http://beauty-in-ruins.blogspot.com/2016/08/fantasy-review-red-tide-by-marc-turner.html Third book in The Chronicles of Exile series.

 

Mysteries/Cozies/Suspense:

 

MG/YA/NA:

  1. http://www.adventuresinyapublishing.com/2016/08/new-releases-this-week-815-821-plus.html This week’s roundup.
  2. http://www.fromthemixedupfiles.com/2016/08/chilly-books-beat-heat/ Avenues to an icy blast.

 

Poetry/Anthologies/Novellas:

 

Indie:

 

Craft:

 

 

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Writing Links in the 3s and 5…8/23/16


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Writing Links in the 3s and 5…8/23/16

Traci Kenworth

 

Romance/Women’s Fiction:

  1. http://www.superauthors.com/2016/08/small-towns-are-in-my-heart.html What you can do with a small town in fiction.
  2. http://romanceuniversity.org/2016/08/19/how-not-to-be-funny-in-fiction-by-harrison-demchick/ How to write humor.

 

Christian:

  1. http://www.stevelaube.com/54-pieces-advice-writers-conferences/ Anything you want to know.
  2. http://www.thisincandescentlife.com/2016/08/dear-writer-why-you-need-to-get-out-into-the-world/ Getting out can prove beneficial.
  3. http://www.booksandsuch.com/blog/the_unpublished_writer/ Hope and future, two things an agent looks for.

 

Historicals:

 

Fantasy/Time-Travel/Steampunk/Paranormal/SF:

 

Mysteries/Cozies/Suspense:

  1. https://margotkinberg.wordpress.com/2016/08/13/whats-it-all-about-alfred-hitchcock/ One great example of his work.
  2. https://margotkinberg.wordpress.com/2016/08/17/lets-go-down-to-the-big-ranch/ What do you have hidden down on the ranch?

 

MG/YA/NA:

  1. http://www.adventuresinyapublishing.com/2016/08/the-four-misconceptions-of-show-dont.html Sometimes telling is good.
  2. http://avajae.blogspot.com/2016/08/vlog-4-fast-drafting-tips.html Keep a daily/weekly word count.
  3. http://www.fromthemixedupfiles.com/2016/08/time-4/ Classics of time.

 

Poetry/Anthologies/Novellas:

  1. https://crimsonleague.wordpress.com/2016/08/14/4-reasons-fiction-writers-should-dabble-in-poetry/ How poetry can help your writing.
  2. https://erikakind.me/2016/08/17/daily-kind-quote-319/ Why we should forgive.

 

Indie:

  1. https://thestoryreadingapeblog.com/2016/08/18/7-forms-of-emphasis-in-writing/ The most used one is italics.
  2. http://kriswrites.com/2016/08/17/business-musings-agent-agreements-contractsdealbreakers/ What you need to know about contracts!!

 

Craft:

  1. https://nailyournovel.wordpress.com/2016/08/14/the-ethics-of-ghost-writing/ Even when the writer really is the writer, books are rarely the product of one person.
  2. http://lafreeland.com/2016/08/15/its-vs-its-correction/ The ins and outs of it.
  3. http://www.livewritethrive.com/2016/08/17/the-5-most-common-mistakes-writers-make-when-seeking-book-reviews/ An author’s greatest mistake.
  4. https://chasingthecrazies.wordpress.com/2016/08/17/quite-the-query-gwen-katz-and-among-the-red-stars/ A look at a YA novel query.
  5. http://romanceuniversity.org/2016/08/17/finding-the-balance-between-hooking-readers-and-setting-up-the-story/ Why the two sides matter.

 

 

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Reading Links…8/18/16


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Reading Links…8/18/16

Traci Kenworth

 

Romance/Women’s Fiction:

  1. http://www.rubyslipperedsisterhood.com/hot-reads-edition-of-fan-girl-friday/ Susan Wiggs. Lynne Brookes. Sharon Lynn Fisher.

 

Christian:

 

Historicals:

  1. https://kayedacus.com/2016/08/12/books-read-in-2016-north-and-south-by-elizabeth-gaskell-3-stars/ From country to industrial town.
  2. http://americanindiansinchildrensliterature.net/ Out of Darkness, a novel.

 

Fantasy/Time-Travel/Steampunk/Paranormal/SF:

  1. http://www.fantasyliterature.com/reviews/ancillary-mercy/ A very funny book.
  2. http://www.fantasyliterature.com/reviews/invaders/ “A mixed bag overall.”
  3. http://www.fantasybookcafe.com/2016/08/august-patreon-book/ Andre Norton at her finest.

 

Mysteries/Cozies/Suspense:

 

MG/YA/NA:

 

Poetry/Anthologies/Novellas:

 

Indie:

  1. https://silverthreading.com/2016/08/13/silvers-book-reviews-the-heart-of-annie-the-strength-of-god-by-marianne-coyne/ A journey between two cultures in the 1920s.

 

Craft:

 

 

Posted in Anthologies/Novellas, Christian, Craft, fantasy, Historicals, Indie, Mysteries/Suspense, NA/YA/MG, Paranormal, Romance, SF, Women's Fiction

Writing Links in the 3s and 5…8/16/16


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Writing Links in the 3s and 5…8/16/16

Traci Kenworth

 

Romance/Women’s Fiction:

  1. http://annerallen.com/blog-traffic-7-tips-authors/ Hashtags work!!
  2. http://stinalindenblattauthor.com/wordpress/the-storm-troopers-boogie/ Some fun from a galaxy far, far away!!
  3. http://www.superauthors.com/2016/08/when-levee-always-breaks.html What gets your tears flowing?

 

Christian:

  1. http://www.thisincandescentlife.com/2016/08/8-reasons-why-you-should-be-reading-more-books/ A way to increase your intelligence.
  2. http://www.stevelaube.com/attend-writers-conference/ Why it’s worthwhile.
  3. http://www.booksandsuch.com/blog/leave-room-conference-plans-unexpected/ Sometimes God has other plans.

 

Historicals:

  1. http://englishhistoryauthors.blogspot.com/2016/08/adeliza-of-louvain-lady-of-english.html A forgotten queen.

 

Fantasy/Time-Travel/Steampunk/Paranormal/SF:

http://www.autumnwriting.com/how-to-create-fantasy-cultures/ How to create a map of your world.

 

Mysteries/Cozies/Suspense:

  1. http://writewithfey.blogspot.com/2016/08/blogger-interview-with-diedre-knight.html Pensive Pens.

 

MG/YA/NA:

 

Poetry/Anthologies/Novellas:

  1. https://erikakind.wordpress.com/2016/08/12/calling-all-poetscreative-minds-to-a-grand-collaboration-poets-for-peace/ An outreach of hope.
  2. https://erikakind.me/2016/08/11/daily-kind-quote-315/ A good message.

 

Indie:

 

Craft:

  1. https://silverthreading.com/2016/08/12/grammar-rules-split-infinitives-writing-forward/ How to spot and correct them.
  2. http://writershelpingwriters.net/2016/08/emotional-wound-entry-beautiful-people-see/ Fear of developing relationships with the opposite sex.
  3. http://out.easycounter.com/external/warriorwriters.wordpress.com First drafts and their headaches.
  4. http://terribleminds.com/ramble/2016/08/11/brooke-johnson-five-things-i-learned-writing-the-guild-conspiracy/ Writing is hard. It’s meant to be. It means you’re getting better!!