27+ Tips I Wish I’d Known About Blogging
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27+ Tips I Wish I’d Known About Blogging

A while ago, I wrote a post about what I’d wished I’d known before I started blogging. You can read the article here; I’ll summarize the six gold nuggets for new bloggers: only reblog 10% of someone else’s post. hot links are bad.  it takes a long time to write a post I need to … Continue reading

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25 Take-aways from the Richard Bausch workshop

I just finished a fourteen-week workshop with internationally-renowned writer of fiction and short stories, Richard Bausch. What I hoped to get was tips on how to improve my writing from a man who knows. After all, he’s published eleven books, an untold number of stories, is the editor of the prestigious Norton Anthology of Short … Continue reading

14 Tips for Young Adult Writers
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14 Tips for Young Adult Writers

“YA” or “Young Adult” fiction is novels, stories, poetry, and various non-fiction written for adolescents, the group somewhere between ‘children’ and ‘adults’. It includes popular novels like Hunger Games, Harry Potter, andSE Hinton’s The Outsiders. Look at this infographic on the YA market, put together by Bowker Books, the world’s leading provider of bibliographic information … Continue reading