All posts tagged "tips for authors"

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    What Does Chapters Mean? Let’s Discuss!

    Asking 'what does chapters mean?' may seem silly. But do you really understand the purpose of chapters and how to use them to help make your story more readable? What does chapters mean? Let's break it down....

    • Posted April 21, 2021
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  • Writer’s Challenges – The Main Challenges You’ll Face

    We all know that writing isn’t exactly an easy job and a writer's challenges are real. The road is rough and there are many obstacles and problems you must face and overcome along the way. Being prepared...

    • Posted April 16, 2021
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  • Writer Creativity – Does Organisation & Routine Stifle It?

    Being a writer is not easy. and writer creativity can be a problem. We have to be so many things at once. Often the demands of being a writer mean that we have to wear man hats...

    • Posted April 15, 2021
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  • What Makes A Good Writer?

    When it comes to being a successful writer, it certainly helps if you are a particular kind of person. While authors come in all shapes, sizes, and personality types, having particular traits can help ensure that you...

    • Posted April 2, 2021
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  • Choosing The Setting Of A Story

    Choosing the right setting for your novel is paramount and will have a huge impact on the rest of your story. The most successful books manage to conjure a vivid visual picture in their reader’s mind's eye....

    • Posted February 12, 2021
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  • Understanding Dialogue Tags

    When it comes to formatting your novel, even the smallest mistakes can be picked up by eagle-eyed readers. So it is important to understand as much as you can about all aspects of formatting a book, and...

    • Posted December 24, 2020
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  • How To Add Subtext To Your Writing

    Adding subtext to your writing can give it more depth and create hidden meanings that get your reader thinking. Adding subtext can be an innovative device that helps characters communicate emotions without being explicit about them. It...

    • Posted October 9, 2020
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  • How To Write A Great Epilogue

    If you are considering writing an epilogue at the end of your story, you need to ensure you get it spot on. This is an unusual story device, and it can split opinions from agents and publishers...

    • Posted October 8, 2020
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  • Advice For Writers Starting Their Second Book

    Writing a book is one thing, but starting a second can feel even more daunting, overwhelming, and impossible. However, statistics show that writers who keep writing, those who produce their second and third novels are more likely...

    • Posted September 25, 2020
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  • How To Get To 1,000 Book Sales

    Let’s face it, one of the biggest struggles that any author faces is trying to sell their book. Writing it can be a challenge, the publishing process can be tricky, but there is nothing quite as disheartening...

    • Posted September 24, 2020
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