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  1. RJ Garside

    Question about Workshops starting soon

    Hi Melissa, Thanks for the post. Welcome to the site! There are only a few classes where you actually have to have a book written or nearly written and those are for our editing workshops. You can absolutely take workshops to help you start a new book. Please let us know if you need anything...
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    New for 2018 Beating NaNovember for the Win

    Summer is almost over and the kiddies are back in school. It’s time to take back your writing time and you know what that means...NaNovember is right around the corner! But are you ready? Have you found yourself lost and disappointed a week or two into NaNovember? Did your characters wander...
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    YA Author new to Savvy

    Hi Morgan, First off, a huge welcome to the SavvyAuthors community! And also congrats on submitting your draft to PitchWars. My fingers are crossed for you! I LOVE YA and the market for dystopian sci/fi and fantasy has been hot. There are some great things coming up at Savvy, including our...
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    Brand new!

    Hi Allie! Welcome to the SavvyAuthors community! We are cooking something cool to help plan for NaNo so make sure you stay tuned. We are also gearing up to put together our NaNovember Bootcamp. :) Please let us know if you have any questions or need anything. We are thrilled to have you join...
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    Aspiring Author new to Savvy

    Hi Tre! Sorry for the delay in my reply. We've been working hard on getting our SavvyWriterCon ready for our members, so make sure that you check it. It's a free online conference and the biggest one that we've held. We are SO excited! Let us know if there is anything that we can help with...
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    New member

    Hi Sarfraz! Welcome! We are excited to be here and yep, I think that we are all trying to become better writers—at least I know that's one of my goals. Just when I think I figure out something and feel confident in it, I realize that there is even more that I can learn. :) It looks like Dawn...
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    Newbie

    Hi ETimid43, Welcome to SavvyAuthors! I'm so sorry to hear about Desert Breeze folding. It seems the publishing world is always changing. We have a large group of RS and contemporary authors so this is a great place to be. Please let us know if you have any questions or need anything! RJ
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    New member, short-form fiction writer. Looking for my tribe?

    Hi Curtisa5! Welcome to SavvyAuthors! We have authors of all genres. I don't write flash or short-form fiction. I'm way to wordy and long-winded. LOL! :) Please let us know if you have any questions or need anything. RJ
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    New member to Savvy Authors

    Hi Jo Jo! A HUGE welcome to the SavvyAuthors community. Congratulations on becoming a published author! It's always something to celebrate. :) We are just getting things launched for the IndieCafe so keep an eye out for that. We'll be offering workshops, webinars, and special events to support...
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    New here - signed up for class

    Hi Carla! Welcome! As Lynn Shannon mentioned, you might want to check out our critique partner event in September. We've had some great successes with matching critique partners. :) This is a friendly community and we hope to see you around! :) RJ
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    Novel Writing 101: Become your own Plot Doctor

    RJ Garside submitted a new resource: Novel Writing 101: Become your own Plot Doctor - Learn the nine questions to ask to evaluate the state of your manuscript Read more about this resource...
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    Things that go Bump in the night: Writing the Paranormal with Jacqui Jacoby

    RJ Garside submitted a new resource: Things that go Bump in the night: Writing the Paranormal with Jacqui Jacoby - Learn how to create fresh elements of paranormal and thrillers. Read more about this resource...
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    Hearts and Handcuffs: Writing believable police heroes with Angela Knight & cop Lt. Michael Woodcock

    RJ Garside submitted a new resource: Hearts and Handcuffs: Writing believable police heroes with Angela Knight & cop Lt. Michael Woodcock - Craft a real your real police officer character Read more about this resource...
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    POV: It's not just a Point of View Workshop with Shannon Donnelly

    RJ Garside submitted a new resource: POV: It's not just a Point of View Workshop with Shannon Donnelly - Write POV to grab readers attention! Read more about this resource...
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    Casting Call: Perfect Characters...For Your Story That Is! with Beth Daniels

    RJ Garside submitted a new resource: Casting Call: Perfect Characters...For Your Story That Is! with Beth Daniels - Build a set of characters for a story yet to be told – by you! Read more about this resource...
  16. RJ Garside

    Hello!

    Hi SarahMBeth! It's so nice to meet you! I absolutely love YA UF! Good for you for putting it your first book up on WattPad. How's the critique and review going? :) We are excited to have you join us. Please don't hesitate to email us if you have any questions or need anything! RJ
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    INNER DRIVES: Create Characters using the Chakras with Pamela Jaye Smith

    RJ Garside submitted a new resource: INNER DRIVES: Create Characters using the Chakras with Pamela Jaye Smith - Become familiar with the importance and effectiveness of the Inner Drives to the outer actions. Read more about this resource...
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    Crafting the Category Romance with Michelle Karl

    RJ Garside submitted a new resource: Crafting the Category Romance with Michelle Karl - Learn the ins and outs of writing one of romance's most successful genres! Read more about this resource...
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    Character Plotting with Robyn DeHart

    RJ Garside submitted a new resource: Character Plotting with Robyn DeHart - Learn the three tiers of character development to create a fully developed romance Read more about this resource...
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    Content Editing with Terri Main

    RJ Garside submitted a new resource: Content Editing with Terri Main - Learn the principles of content editing Read more about this resource...