Monthly Archives: July 2013

The Writing “Bible”

I read about the writing ‘bible’ while I was writing my second novel. The basic idea is that you place all of the stuff about your story in one easily accessible and preferably organized location. It sounded like a great … Continue reading

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Planning or Flying by the Seat of Your Pants

When I first started writing novels I thought that you start at the beginning and write your way to the end, and that’s exactly how I wrote my first one. It didn’t turn out so well. The characters did all … Continue reading

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Query Letters

One of the hardest things for me is to sell my work. The query letter is the quintessential sales pitch. I’m getting better at writing them but I’ve seen people do much better. http://www.goodreads.com/author_blog_posts/4412533-sample-query?utm_medium=email&utm_source=author_blog_post_digest This post on Ilona Andrews Blog … Continue reading

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