All posts by Rebecca Scott

  • The Truth: How to Write a Book - Writer's Life.org
    The Truth: How to Write a Book

    "Share, Like or Tweet If You Love Writing" Every author I know gets asked the same question: How do you write a book? It’s a simple question, but it causes unexpected problems. On the one hand, it’s nice...

    • Posted March 5, 2015
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  • 4 Steps for Developing Your Writing Plan - Writer's Life.org
    4 Steps for Developing Your Writing Plan

    "Share, Like or Tweet If You Love Writing" If you develop a writing plan, you’re more likely to stay motivated and disciplined to write.  These steps to developing a writing plan are from author Laura Cross, of NonfictionInk. Before...

    • Posted January 31, 2015
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  • Essential Advice for Beginning Writers from Kerri Majors - W
    Essential Advice for Beginning Writers from Kerri Majors

    "Share, Like or Tweet If You Love Writing" Kerri Majors is the editor and founder of YARN, the Young Adult Review Network, an online literary journal of YA short stories, essays, and poetry. As if this role doesn’t keep...

    • Posted January 31, 2015
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  • Writing Prompts for Fictional Novelists
    Writing Prompt Basics: Tips for New Writers

    "Share, Like or Tweet If You Love Writing" Even if you are not a professional writer you probably already heard about writing prompts. They represent a very effective tool for any writing project, so it’s a good...

    • Posted January 31, 2015
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  • How to Avoid Common New Writer Mistakes - Writer's Life.org
    How to Avoid Common New Writer Mistakes

    "Share, Like or Tweet If You Love Writing" So you're ready to follow your passion and take the plunge into writing for a living.  Great!  This will no doubt, prove to be both an exciting and scary new...

    • Posted January 31, 2015
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  • 10 Mistakes New Fiction Writers Make - WritersLife.org
    10 Mistakes New Fiction Writers Make

    "Share, Like or Tweet If You Love Writing" For new writers, seeing errors or short-comings in your writing is a skill yet to be developed and something many have a hard time understanding.  As professional writers, we...

    • Posted January 31, 2015
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  • Self-publishing Experts
    25 Things to Know About Self-Publishing Your Book

    "Share, Like or Tweet If You Love Writing" A few years ago I wrote a book. A novel. "Knife Music." Contrary to what you might think based on my day job, it's not a cyber-thriller, though it...

    • Posted January 31, 2015
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  • How To Self-Publish Your Book On Amazon
    How To Self-Publish Your Book On Amazon

    Not so long ago, the first hurdle for an aspiring book author was to get past the gatekeepers. First you would have to spend weeks or months writing a book proposal and sample chapters. Then you might...

    • Posted January 31, 2015
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  • 10 Common Mistakes Writers Overlook - Writer's Life.org
    10 Common Mistakes Writers Overlook

    "Share, Like or Tweet If You Love Writing" Like many editorial consultants, I’ve been concerned about the amount of time I’ve been spending on easy fixes that the author shouldn’t have to pay for. Sometimes the question...

    • Posted January 30, 2015
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  • 10 Unbelievably Simple Ways to Write Your Book In 60 Days or
    10 Unbelievably Simple Ways to Write Your Book In 60 Days or Less! (What most publishing houses don’t want you to know)

    "Share, Like or Tweet If You Love Writing" Whether you choose 60 days, 30 days or 6 months as your goal, all that matters is that you commit to it and implement a schedule that will get...

    • Posted January 30, 2015
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