Five Links 1/18/2020 Traci Kenworth


Five Links 1/18/2020 Traci Kenworth Writing: 1. https://writershelpingwriters.net/2020/01/six-steps-to-setting-yourself-up-financially-as-a-writer-in-2020/ “I’ve always loved the energy of a New Year. It’s alive with intentions and goals and the buzz of a fresh start. This New Year feels even more special because it’s the start of a new decade too. With that in mind, do you know where you […]

Five Links 1/11/2020 Traci Kenworth


Five Links 1/11/20 Traci Kenworth Writing: 1. https://writershelpingwriters.net/2020/01/capturing-an-unhappy-relationship-a-writers-roadmap/ “Relationships are a complicated beast, and if you write romance like me, then you’re wed (pun intended) to the HEA ending (happily ever after). But the reality is, we have a divorce rate of almost 1 in 2 marriages; so as much fun as it is to […]

Five Links 12/21/19 Traci Kenworth


Five Links 12/21/19 Traci Kenworth Writing: 1. https://killzoneblog.com/2019/12/set-up-a-command-post-inside-your-characters-head.html 2. https://megdowell.com/2019/12/14/the-12-best-things-about-being-a-beginning-writer/ 3. https://slate.com/culture/2019/12/decade-in-young-adult-fiction.html “ 4. 5. Research & Fun Bits: 1.. 2. 3. 4. 5. Some Things More Serious: 1. https://annetterochelleaben.wordpress.com/2019/12/15/angel-messages-december-15-2019/ 2. https://thesilenteye.co.uk/2019/12/15/whitby-weekend-inside-the-church-at-lythe/ “Stuart and I had been to Lythe before, some years ago, early in our travels, sent to the little church by a friend. […]

Five Links 12/14/19 Traci Kenworth


Five Links 12/14/19 Traci Kenworth Writing: 1. https://killzoneblog.com/2019/12/on-curling-up-with-a-good-book.html “One of my favorite comedies from the 1940s Is The Bachelor and the Bobby-Soxer. This little gem (with an Academy Award-winning screenplay by Sidney Sheldon) stars Cary Grant as the bachelor, Shirley Temple as the bobby-soxer, and Myrna Loy as a judge who happens to be Shirley’s big […]

Five Links 12/7/19 Traci Kenworth


Five Links 12/7/19 Traci Kenworth Writing: 1. https://killzoneblog.com/2019/12/learning-from-the-movies-the-kings-speech.html “Imagine a hungry young screenwriter getting invited to a pitch session on a studio lot. “What’ve you got for me, kid?” the producer says. “Okay,” the screenwriter says, “we have this guy, see, he’s a king, see, and he’s got to make a speech. Only the guy […]

Five Links 11/30/19 Traci Kenworth


Five Links 11/30/19 Traci Kenworth Writing: 1. https://megdowell.com/2019/11/24/the-things-we-give-up/ “According to my Fitbit app, I haven’t gone for a run in almost three weeks. Yikes. As I am writing this, that means the last time I laced up was November 3. And that has nothing to do with the weather, which has been unfavorably wet and […]

Five Links 11/23/19 Traci Kenworth


Five Links 11/23/19 Traci Kenworth Writing: 1. http://booksbywomen.org/step-away-from-your-comfort-zone-by-beverley-harvey/ “For the last month, my writing has stalled. Spectacularly. It’s not time, opportunity or commitment that I lack, it’s motivation and self-belief.  Like myriad writers, I am prone to introspection, anxiety and low self-esteem. No sympathy required here; I count myself lucky that I manage these personality […]