Aaaaand … I’m back with some lovely informal writerly learnings for you 😉
Jael McHenry: writing, verbs, and time. Ray Rhamey extols the fun of pantsing. Donald Maass: un-con redux—operation phoenix. Susan Spann cries, curses—foiled again! Cathy Yardley wants you to play to win. Writer Unboxed
Jenna Moreci digs deep to list her top ten dystopian tropes.
Robert Lee Brewer clears up the confusion around lose, loose, and loosen. Writer’s Digest
Emily Wenstrom offers five tips to set (and keep) an author platforming resolution. And here’s my latest Speculations: five awesome ways NASA’s all-woman spacewalk inspires us. DIY MFA
Writing anti-heroes with Reedsy.
Spencer Ellsworth says, outlines are for revision (say what?)—a different approach for your process. Fiction University
Ellen Brock shares a simple strategy for novel editing.
Chris Winkle shares lessons from the disingenuous writing of Maximum Ride. Then, Oren Ashkenazi considers what makes an antagonistic group problematic. Mythcreants
Thanks for stopping by and I hope you found something you need to fuel your current work in progress.
Until Thursday, be well, my friends.
It’s good to be back.