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Author Stories Podcast Episode 682 | Julie Kibler Interview

Author Stories Podcast Episode 682 | Julie Kibler Interview

Today’s author interview guest is Julie Kibler, author of Home for Erring and Outcast Girls: A Novel An emotionally raw and resonant story of love, loss, and the enduring power of friendship, following the lives of two young women connected by a home for “fallen girls,” and inspired by historical events. “Home for Erring and Outcast Girls deftly reimagines the wounded women who came seeking a second chance and a… Read Article →

Elisa Días Castelo

Elisa Días Castelo

Elisa Díaz Location: Mexico City Category: Poetry Bio: Winner of the Alonso Vidal National Poetry Prize 2017 for her first collection, Principia (Tierra Adentro). With the support of the Fulbright and Goldwater scholarships, she completed an MFA in Creative Writing (Poetry) at New York University (2013-2015). Her poems in English have appeared in Poetry International, Tupelo Quarterly and Border Crossing, among others. She won the Poetry International Prize 2016, the… Read Article →

Writing Tips for Fiction and Non-Fiction with Scrivener

Writing Tips for Fiction and Non-Fiction with Scrivener

Get your Free Successful Author Blueprint at: Tips on how to use Scrivener software for organizing, planning and writing fiction and non-fiction. Plus my recommended training course for Scrivener, Learn Scrivener Fast hi I'm Johanna pen from the creative pen comm and today I'm going to tell you a bit about how I write fiction and nonfiction and the writing tool that changed my life and I hope you'll find… Read Article →

Great DIY Headshot Tips for Authors

Great DIY Headshot Tips for Authors

#authortube BUY THE FOUNDING LIE ON PRE-SALE: **Read the first three chapters of THE LAWS OF FOUNDING: **Buy The Laws of Founding: **Keep up with the Laws of Founding companion novella on my Blog! New chapters released every first and third Monday: *****FOLLOW ME***** FACEBOOK: INSTAGRAM: TWITTER: Add The Laws of Founding on Goodreads: Check out my interview with The Reading Cafe: author headshots why they are important and why… Read Article →

2 hours *** Become a famous writer affirmations subliminals with cafe restaurant background noise

2 hours *** Become a famous writer affirmations subliminals with cafe restaurant background noise

Check out my video playlist for writers affirmations This affirmation contains the following words You are a master story teller I am a master story teller You are a world best selling author I am a world best selling author You are a world best selling author I am a world best selling author You write mesmerizing spellbinding books and stories that millions of people want to read I write… Read Article →

How to write a novel - step one - the premise

How to write a novel – step one – the premise

Learn how to write a novel by following the steps in the Roadmap. Step One – write a premise. The Premise is the backbone of your novel and should include all five of the critical elements. Find full instructions on how to write a premise here:

My 2019 Publishing Goals

My 2019 Publishing Goals

Sign up to get the Scrivener documents used in the videos: Website: Amazon Store: Audible: Twitter: Facebook: good morning my name is Chris Fox and today we're going to set some goals last week's video proved to be very popular how to set SMART goals for 2019 this week's video is showing you some of my goals it'll be two segments the first one is kind of a how-to this… Read Article →

Write Like a Best Selling Author!

Write Like a Best Selling Author!

Meet kindle #1 best-selling author Soraya M. Lane! Learn how to write a book & become a better writer. hi I'm Sarah Lane the author of more than 30 published novels I'm here today because I want to help you to become a better author if you're just starting out on your goal to publication if you're writing your first novel if you are just starting to think about writing… Read Article →

The Daily Word Counts of 42 Famous Writers - How Many Words Should You Write Per Day?

The Daily Word Counts of 42 Famous Writers – How Many Words Should You Write Per Day?

For other similar videos such as this, check out our ” playlist – Everything About Authors No doubt that we hear all kinds of tips and tricks in the writing world, especially on how much we should write on a daily basis. Stephen King in particular writes 2,000 words per day, and many veterans out there encourage this fixed consistency style of writing to meet our objectives in an orderly… Read Article →

Author Stories Podcast Episode 676 | Sara Collins Interview

Author Stories Podcast Episode 676 | Sara Collins Interview

Today’s author interview guest is Sara Collins, author of The Confessions of Frannie Langton: A Novel. “A startling, compelling historical debut novel. . . should be on top of your vacation reading pile.” -The Washington Post “A stunning debut. . . . I love this book.” –Guardian “Reminiscent of Margaret Atwood’s Alias Grace . . . [a] devious, richly detailed debut.” –O: The Oprah Magazine A servant and former slave… Read Article →

Top 20 Inspirational Writing Quotes for Aspiring Creative Writers | Great Tips to stimulate writing

Top 20 Inspirational Writing Quotes for Aspiring Creative Writers | Great Tips to stimulate writing

Really powerful creative writing quotes to inspire you to do best in academics and professional career. These amazing creative writing quotes are carefully chosen from famous writers like Thomas Jefferson, John Steinbeck, Henry Wordsworth Longfellow, Mary Angelou, William Wordsworth, Flannery O’Connor, and others. These profound quotes illustrate their wisdom and writing skills.

Top 10 Ways to Support Your Favorite Writers

Top 10 Ways to Support Your Favorite Writers

GET 2 MONTHS OF SKILLSHARE PREMIUM FOR FREE! This video was sponsored by Skillshare. TAKE MY CLASSES ON SKILLSHARE: DIGITAL MARKETING FOR WRITERS: PLANNING A SUCCESSFUL BOOK RELEASE: DIGITAL MARKETING FOR WRITERS: GROW YOUR AUDIENCE AND AUTHOR PLATFORM: . . . CHECK OUT THE SAVIOR’S CHAMPION: Amazon US: Amazon UK: Amazon CA: B&N: Kobo: iBooks: The Book Depository: Indigo: Books-A-Million: IndieBound: ORDER A SIGNED HARDBACK: READ THE FIRST 3 CHAPTERS… Read Article →

Top 10 Writer Hacks: Tips and Tricks for Making the Writing Process Easier

Top 10 Writer Hacks: Tips and Tricks for Making the Writing Process Easier

GET 2 MONTHS OF SKILLSHARE PREMIUM FOR FREE! This video was sponsored by Skillshare. CHECK OUT THE SAVIOR’S CHAMPION: Amazon US: Amazon UK: Amazon CA: B&N: Kobo: iBooks: The Book Depository: Indigo: Books-A-Million: READ THE FIRST 3 CHAPTERS OF TSC: ADD TSC ON GOODREADS: . . . BOOKS AND GOODIES: Take my class on Skillshare – DIGITAL MARKETING FOR WRITERS: GROW YOUR AUDIENCE AND AUTHOR PLATFORM: BUY EVE: THE AWAKENING:… Read Article →

How to Outline Your Novel Part 1: Brainstorm Your Premise

How to Outline Your Novel Part 1: Brainstorm Your Premise

Sign up to be notified of my new releases for writers: Website: Amazon Store: Audible: Twitter: Facebook: good morning I'm Chris Fox welcome to my series on outlining your novel we're going to go through outline one of my novels and I'm going to show you every part of my process so you understand kind of how I approach this I'd encourage you to steel liberally but also the question… Read Article →

How To Write A Two Sentence Story-Overcoming Writer's Block- Writing Microfiction -Creative Writing

How To Write A Two Sentence Story-Overcoming Writer's Block- Writing Microfiction -Creative Writing

Hi there, welcome to overcoming writer’s block. Today, I’m doing a video by special request. I was asked how to write one of my two sentence stories. Well, I’m going show you how so stay tuned. ¸.•*´(¸.•*´(¸.•*´★`*•.¸)`*•.¸) `*•.¸ ¸.•*´(¸.•*´(¸.•*´★`*•.¸)`*•.¸) `*•.¸ I’m Devlin Blake–Writing Coach. Novelist. Legacy Maker This channel is dedicated to everything having to do with how to write a book, from writing tips to writing prompts, to advice… Read Article →

How to Write a Novel in 5 Steps | Novel Writing For Beginners | AuthorTube

How to Write a Novel in 5 Steps | Novel Writing For Beginners | AuthorTube

Requested video on how to write a novel. Aimed at complete beginners with a second part on publishing coming soon! If you need more information on writing, or want some aspect of how to write a novel explained in more depth, leave a comment down below! My Mailing List: Get my books: The Forgotten Sister (Arthurian Fantasy): Mists Over Newbroke (Regency gothic horror novella): Follow me on Instagram: Follow me… Read Article →

How to Write a Short Story | Writing Tips

How to Write a Short Story | Writing Tips

Welcome to Short Fiction 101! MORE SHORT STORY STUFF: ~Write a short story with me: ~Write a short story with me (part two): ~My short story process: ~How to get started with short fiction: ~All about my short story collection: ~my short story “I Will Never Tell You This”: [coming soon in The Puritan, issue 45] SHORT STORIES I LIKE: ~The Maenad by Eliza Robertson: ~Mountain Under Sea by DW… Read Article →

Q&A with Professional Novel Editor | "How do character arcs work with multiple perspectives?"

Q&A with Professional Novel Editor | "How do character arcs work with multiple perspectives?"

This is the second part of my Q&A video where I answer your novel writing questions. Part one is available here: A complete list of all questions answered with time stamps: 00:22 Is it okay to write middle grade in third person? 01:32 How can you convey emotions without telling? 03:09 How do you handle a character arc in a novel with multiple perspectives? 05:53 How do you handle introducing… Read Article →

How to Come Up With Original Story Ideas - Novel Writing

How to Come Up With Original Story Ideas – Novel Writing

Read the blog post: Download your free 2018 Writing Calendar: Sometimes you know that you want to write, but you have no idea what you want to write about. You’re ready to start writing the next great American novel, but every idea you come up with seems like it’s been told before. In today’s blog, I’m going to cover a few different tips that you can use to help come… Read Article →

Creative Writing Quote of the Week episode 4: Stephen King 'set loose the monsters

Creative Writing Quote of the Week episode 4: Stephen King 'set loose the monsters

Creative Writing Quote of the Week episode 4: Stephen King ‘set loose the monsters This week’s quote of the week is from the wonderful Stephen King once again; the inventor of scary clowns and master of horror. This is what he has to say: “I try to create sympathy for my characters, then turn the monsters loose.” In Stephen King’s case, of course, these are literal monsters. But you can… Read Article →