CRAFT: What makes a character so unlikeable that it ruins the book.
BUSINESS OF WRITING: Bookkeeping basics for writers.
PLOT: Starting from an idea. (A bit different from the method I teach in "The Big Question."
PACE: Using pace in a novel.
MARKETS: Mainly short stories in the sf/fantasy market.
CRAFT: Figuring out why your character does something. Plot goals.
CHARACTERS: Active versus reactive characters.
QUERIES AND PARTIALS: How an agency reads them.
QUERIES: How to write the one sentence summary of your book.
CRAFT: Yet more ways to show time passage and events learned or done. The equivalent of a movie time montage.
I am hosting the family for a week so I'll be offline with no posts next week. To keep yourself amused play in the archives or check out the articles on my website marilynnbyerly.com .