If the usual beta-reading exchange doesn’t work for us, would a professional professional beta reader be good? What should we look for?Pin It
If you’ve ever thought about writing a series but weren’t sure how to “evolve” the series from book to book, Kassandra Lamb is here to share her insights.Pin It
To discover the best drafting process for us, we might need to experiment.
Today, Marty C. Lee shares how she develops story beats into a chapter-by-chapter outline.
How can we include conflict—and conflict resolution—between our characters without relying only on fighting? Check out L. Deborah Sword’s insights.Pin It
No matter how well our writing is going, check out these resources and guest posts for how we can do our best during NaNoWriMo.Pin It
As a writer we can suffer from the impostor syndrome, feeling like a newbie many times over. But we all have expertise in something, and now’s your chance to help others and share what you know.Pin It
Once we know what our character’s backstory makes them think they could never do, we know how to show their path of change and growth over the story.Pin It
A character’s backstory reveals what they thought they could never do, which gives us ideas for our plot and making them face their fears.Pin It
A character’s backstory can be mined to add more emotion to our stories, such as by layering how their backstory’s defining moment affected them.Pin It
It’s time for another post as a Resident Writing Coach over at Writers Helping Writers, and this time we’re talking about the obstacles preventing change.Pin It