book review blog, I'm just too busy to devote as much time as I'd like to this blog. But I am pretty good at finding resources, tips, and fun stuff and passing them along to my followers on Twitter and Facebook. So I thought I'd compile the best of what I come across on the world wide web every once in a while in a recap post for this blog. Here's the latest:
When Flaws go Too Far: Avoiding Unlikable Characters
7 Things Veteran Writers Know
How Long Should My Book Be? A Writer's Guide to Word Count
8 Reasons Every Book Needs a Business Plan
5 Writing Lessons Inspired by Famous Authors
25 Tips to Make Your Writing Better
The Pros and Cons of Writing a Novel in Present Tense
Are you going to HNS 2015?
I am so excited to attend my first Historical Novel Society Conference in Denver this June! I'll be presenting on three panels: (Re)creating the Past: Historical Fiction Without the Famous; The Art of Book Cover Design for Historical Fiction; and The Red Pen and Historical Fiction: An Editor’s Perspective. Will you be attending? I'd love to meet you there!