Daily Archives: July 17, 2018

10 Tips for Authors on Using Social Media from a Literary Agent

Originally posted on How To Ebook:
by ERIC SMITH (GUEST BLOGGER) As a literary agent, I’m lucky enough to go to a lot of writing workshops, where I usually dish advice about one of two things: query letters or social media.…

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Six Reasons to Revise and Re-Release Your Book

Originally posted on Motown Writers Network . . . Michigan Literary Network:
Six Reasons to Revise and Re-Release Your Book Several years ago I met a guy at a writer’s conference who had a 400-page science fiction book that he had published five…

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How long should a scene be?

Originally posted on Book Editing:
One of my clients asked me this question. This may seem like a dumb question, but it’s worth discussing so as to help writers who are new to the game. Short answer: The god of…

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And We’ll Come to Find the Key to it All*

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Write What You Want

Originally posted on Story Empire:
I was able to write a lot of words while sitting on the covered porch. Hi, SE Readers. In the course of your writing journey, many of you have probably had someone say to you,…

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SSL Security And Social Share Counts

Originally posted on Nicholas C. Rossis:
As those of you who are self-hosting your websites will probably know, beginning this month (July) with the release of Chrome 68, Google Chrome will start marking all HTTP sites as “not secure”: Depending on your…

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How To Survive The Writing Hangover #MondayBlogs #Writing #AmWriting

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How to Write a Book In These 8 Steps by guest @TheLeighShulman via @BadRedheadMedia #Writing

Originally posted on Motown Writers Network . . . Michigan Literary Network:
You want to write a book? “I just have bits of scribbles on paper. I don’t know what I’m doing,” Adriana said on a call one day. We’d been working together only…

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How to Get Good At Writing: A Quick Guide

Originally posted on Meg Dowell:
1. Write a lot, all the time, even when you don’t think it’s good. Early on, it probably won’t be. 2. When you aren’t writing, read. 3. When you aren’t reading, consume story-driven content in…

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Improve Your Book Discovery on Amazon with These Tips

Originally posted on How To Ebook:
Improve Your Book Discovery on Amazon with These Tips I’ve been focused on book discovery lately because in my opinion, it’s largely misunderstood. If you haven’t read my first three pieces that introduced this…

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