Wednesday, June 16, 2010

Links of Interest

WORLDBUILDING: Creating a dystopian world.

WRITER WARNING: A new copyright protection service is less than advertised.

CRAFT: Dramatic irony.

BUSINESS OF WRITING: Why and how you need to create a stylesheet for your novel.

PROMOTION: Creating an online presence.

CRAFT: What you need to have to create a successful novel.

CRAFT: Good online grammar resource links.

CRAFT: Common mistakes new and some more experienced writers make.

QUERIES: Yet another article on what a good query needs.

BUSINESS OF PUBLISHING: The definition of "lead title."

CRAFT: Keeping a series fresh.

CRAFT: How to show a character's emotions.

CRAFT: Keeping narrative focus.

CRAFT: The story frame. If and when you should use it.

CRAFT: Describing a character.

CRAFT: Why putting your character in moral rather than mortal danger can be more powerful.

CRAFT: What to do when different feedback contradicts each other.

BUSINESS OF WRITING: Should you copyright or trademark you novel or title? A lawyer answers.

COZY MYSTERIES: What they are and what they need to have in them.

SPACE OPERAS: What they are.

CRAFT: Deep viewpoint problems and how to fix them.

CRAFT: A character's flaws as well as his strengths.

WORLDBUILDING: How much science is needed in science fiction romance.

LIFE OF THE WRITER: Dealing with fatigue

LIFE OF THE WRITER: Creativity. What blocks it and how to keep it flowing.



Magic, Monsters and Amour: Creating a Believable Paranormal, Fantasy, or SF World. October 4-31, 2010 at

Are vampires, fairies, and space aliens real? If you create the right background for your paranormal romance, they will be to a reader. I'll show you how to create a fantasy or paranormal background from scratch and how to make it utterly believable.

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