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In my class, The Authors Arsenal, I talk about the wounds that occur from different injuries and different weapons. How is a laceration different than an abrasion? How does a particular wound affect how a character reacts, moves, or simply stands? If a character is...read more
Do you write for personal fulfillment? Or do you slave away at your writing all week and then quit writing for a few days and do something else and then go back to your wiring on Monday un-refreshed? Writing as a job Many of us treat our writing as a job, and on a...read more
Beyond the Burnished Beginning: Thinking About Larger Plot and Structure Issues for your Story by Jacqui Lipton
How many times have you revised and revised your first 10, 20, or 50 manuscript pages until they’re so glossy and sparkly that you have to wear sunglasses to read them? Then …. YOU FACE THAT AWFUL SAGGY MIDDLE and want to curl up into a fetal position and never write...read more
If you do not toot, who will? In keeping with my solemn vow to only write things for this particular “Pro Rookie” thing that will edify you personally, or bring you millions professionally, I hereby issue the following warning: What follows is, by definition as this...read more
Whew! What a fun whirlwind of three days that was. We hope you enjoyed our Spring Wow 'em Pitchfest as much as we enjoyed hosting it. It's always fun to read the pitches and super exciting to see who got requests. I know those of you who did already are shooting off...read more
This page contains the list of all the Agents and Agencies interested in representing great new authors! Please review the following information before pitching. You post your three-line pitch as a comment on our blog Nope, no registration is required. Nope, you do...read more