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Publishing News Roundup Series: How to Utilize Who You Are as a Writer to Your Benefit

by Maureen Crisp  •  October 9, 2017

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  Who are you as a writer? And how do you find this out?

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How Authors Can Write Faster

by Guest Contributor  •  September 13, 2017

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  Something every writer needs more of is time.

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Effective Words to Add Allure to Your Writing

by Samantha Knoerzer  •  August 29, 2017

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  When writing your book, one of the most important content aspects is your vocabulary.


Publishing News Roundup Series: Why You Should Always Backup Your Work

by Maureen Crisp  •  July 19, 2017

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  The worst possible nightmare for a writer: write it, get it all done, and your computer freezes and you lose it all.


Show, Don’t Tell: Practical Advice for Writers

by Auburn Seal  •  May 30, 2017

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  New writers often hear their work critiqued with the somewhat glib advice that is “Show, Don’t tell.” But what does that mean exactly? Here are some tips to help you do exactly that and take your writing to the next level. The example above from Anton Chekhov is a great one. It’s rather easy

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Publishing News Roundup Series: How to Overcome Your Fear of Writing for NaNoWriMo

by Maureen Crisp  •  October 25, 2016

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  Coffee mugs are filling. Computers are typing. Writers are prepping for NaNoWriMo with NaNoPrepMo.


3 Critical Elements for Every Scene

by Auburn Seal  •  September 27, 2016

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How do eat an elephant? One bite at time. How do you write a novel? One scene at a time. You could actually break that down further and say one sentence at a time, but I like to think in scenes when I sit down for a chunk of time to write. It feels less

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Pirates Demonstrate How to Show, Not Tell

by Auburn Seal  •  September 13, 2016

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Anyone that’s been writing for any amount of time has probably heard the phrase show, don’t tell. I don’t know about the rest of you but for the longest time that statement was vexing. It took a fair amount of doing that incorrectly before I finally learned what it meant. If you are still struggling with

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Can Writing Combat Anxiety?

by Auburn Seal  •  May 24, 2016

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We’ve been talking about writer’s block and the ways we can overcome it. Let’s talk about some ways that writing can help us deal with other difficult aspects of our life. I stumbled across a paper from a university psychology department that discussed different writing techniques for aiding in the treatment of anxiety. This particular

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Webinar 4/5 – How to Master Facebook as an Author

by Auburn Seal  •  March 15, 2016

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REGISTER FOR THE FREE WEBINAR I’m excited to announce the next FREE webinar offered by Bibliocrunch on April 5th, 2016 at 4 PM EST. Facebook marketing is still one of the most effective ways to reach and engage with readers. In this webinar, we’ll show you how to use Facebook as an author to promote

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