It’s the first tipsday of 2020! Get yourself some informal writerly learnings here 🙂
Kris Maze offers some New Year’s reflections on wellness and this writer’s life. Eldred Bird says, let your characters tell the story. Writers in the Storm
Ten qualities an agent wants to see in a writer. Bookends Agency
Bess Cozby suggests five writing resolutions beyond “write every day.” Tammy Lough helps you ramp up your dialogue with help from Isaac Newton. Samantha Hanni shares five ways to aid your editor. DIY MFA
Donald Maass revisits the un-con a second time: emotional tipping points. Barbara Linn Probst shares a 2020 vision. Julianna Baggott wants you to set aside the planning and the pantsing and consider a land of your own invention. Writer Unboxed
Jenna Moreci lists ten things you should do before you write your novel. My favourite bit: Writing a book is hard. Books don’t just fall out of your mind vagina. 😀
Chuck Wendig says that in 2020 you should write with a knife to your back and the cliff’s edge at your feet. Terribleminds
Chris Winkle explains how The Rise of Skywalker finally made Kylo Ren worth redeeming. Mythcreants
Thank you for visiting and I hope you found something to fuel your current work in progress.
Until Thursday, be well!