Just a little informal writerly learning this week.
K.M. Weiland helps you spot and avoid self-indulgent writing. Helping Writers Become Authors
Writing partners Piper Bayard and Jay Holmes explain how to write the good fight. Writers in the Storm
Angel Ackerman says, if you want to push your protagonist over the edge, use emotional amplifiers. Writers in the Storm
Anna Elliott shares three tips to hook your readers’ emotions. Writer Unboxed
David Corbett is yearning to be evil. Writer Unboxed
Juliet Marillier answers the question, what is fantasy, exactly? Writer Unboxed
Tamar Sloan stops by DIY MFA to share five ways to build your success team.
Jami Gold: if you want to deepen your story, you gotta theme it like you mean it! Writers Helping Writers
Kristen Lamb breaks down the real odds of author success.
Eli Landes stops by Jane Friedman’s blog: there are only two types of stories—and why that matters.
Chris Winkle explains when to narrate a villain’s point of view. Mythcreants
Kelly Robson: The future we imagine is the future we get. Tor.com
And that was Tipsday.
Be well until thoughty Thursday!