Ooh, it’s been a while since I did one of these. So, here is a collection of things I’ve found on the web to help you all.
A New Kind of Fiction for the 21st Century: the Serialized Novel -> Great post on the differences (and similarities) of series and serialised stories.
Eye Strain Reducing Editing for Writers -> Awesome tips for editing, really worth the read.
Storytelling from Pixar -> Great tips. You don’t have to follow them, but it helps to read them and think about them.
Talking about your character: Speech -> Good read. Speech can be hard, but these might give you some ideas.
Writer’s World: Planning a Book (The Messy Truth) -> Plotting idea for character driven stories instead of story driven stories.
Character Archetypes Treasure Troves for Writers -> Story and character archetypes. When you’re at a loss for a character or story, this is a great resource!
How To Write a Blurb That Sells! -> Blurbs are HARD!!!! This might help some though!
Writers and bloggers:
Should you do a blog tour? What is the value of blog tours? -> While a great read for authors, this is also interesting for blogs who might not have considered blog tours before.
That was it for this week!