And here we are with another wee of informal writerly learnings 🙂
Roz Morris: are you bored? The one writing rule you really need. Nail Your Novel
But I won’t do that. What do sex and revisions have in common? Bryn Greenwood explains on Writer Unboxed.
Brad Frazer explains why 2019 is a big year for the public domain. Jane Friedman
Lisa Cron explains how to get emotion onto the page. Writers Helping Writers
Janice Hardy presents three ways moral dilemmas can strengthen your novel. Later in the week, Janice provides alternative ways to describe character reactions. Fiction University
Phoebe Wood points out a plotting error that most writers make:
Andrea J. Johnson shares five cutthroat tips for writing killer action. DIY MFA
Elisabeth Kaufmann recommends beat sheets for the win! DIY MFA
Goal setting for people who actually want to get stuff done – Jenna Moreci
Chuck Wendig: in writing, progress doesn’t always look like progress. Terribleminds
Chris Winkle asks (and answers) the question, should you give non-human groups marginalized traits? (Spoiler: NO.) Mythcreants
Merriam-Webster explores the anatomy of a book in 17 words.
Thanks for dropping by and I hope something here provided the advice or guidance you need to take the next step(s) in your creative project.
Come back on Thursday for some research-y inspiration.
Until then, be well!