Writerly Things 3/16/2020: YA Writing Tips Traci Kenworth


Writerly Things 3/16/2020: YA Writing Tips Traci Kenworth Looking for some tips for YA writing? The following instances may help you especially when you’re stuck or facing that blank page and unsure of what to write about. Prompts. These seem to help YA writing a lot. In truth, ANY writing. Prompts give us something to […]

Book Talk 3/19/2020: What I'm Reading in YA Traci Kenworth


Book Talk 3/15/2020: What I’m Reading in YA Traci Kenworth I’m reading Kalona’s Fall: A House of Night novella by Kristin and P.C. Cast, Uglies by Scott Westerfield, So Fierce and Broken by Brigid Kemmerer, Through The Nethergate by Robbie Cheadle, Chosen by Kiersten White, Crown of Midnight by Sarah J. Maas, Subject A36 by […]

Writerly Things 2/27/2020: Reaffirming Goals Traci Kenworth


Writerly Things 2/3/2020: Reaffirming Goals Traci Kenworth Okay, so it’s February and some time’s slipped through your fingers in regards to your goals. That’s okay! It’s fine! You can always reaffirm your goals at any time. I like to take stock on things when Feb. hits to see how I’m doing. Faith. I’ve been trying […]

Writerly Things 12/23/19: Twelve Things to do for Christmas Traci Kenworth


Writerly Things 12/23/19: Twelve Things to do for Christmas Traci Kenworth Enjoy yourself Pull your family close Snuggle with your pets Drink a good cup of cocoa Relax by the fire Watch the sunrise And the sunset Take a sleigh ride with horses Dance around the Christmas tree Have a snowball fight, purely for fun […]

Book Talk 12/13/19: Books I’ve Read This Year. Traci Kenworth


Book Talk 12/13/19: List of Books Read This Year Traci Kenworth Books I Read in 2019 Traci Kenworth Days of Blood & Starlight by Laini Taylor # 1 so far YA Fantasy Experimental Film by Gemma Files Katie’s Highlander by Maeve Grayson #1 so far Historical Romance Slayer by Kiersten White #1 YA horror Closing […]

Writerly Things 12/9/19: Top YA Books in 2019, imo. Traci Kenworth


Image by Pezibear from Pixabay Writerly Things 12/9/19: Top YA Books of 2019, imo. Traci Kenworth Days of Blood & Starlight by Laini Taylor #1 YA Fantasy Slayer by Kierstan White #1 YA Horror Finale by Stephanie Garber #1 YA Mystery Bane of the Dragon King by J. Kellerford #2 YA Fantasy Crown of Feathers […]

Seven Links 8/17/19 Traci Kenworth


Seven Links…8/17/19 Traci Kenworth My original links for this week were lost by Overdrive. It was my first and last time trying it. Writing: 1. https://kriswrites.com/2019/08/14/business-musings-expect-success/ “I’ve been doing a series on licensing for writers, which is subtitled “Rethinking the Writing Business.” Normally, I would put this particular blog as Part 8 of the series, […]

Seven Links 3/16/19 Traci Kenworth


book landscape Seven Links 3 16/19 Traci Kenworth Writing: 1. https://killzoneblog.com/2019/03/one-of-the-joys-of-indie-publishing.html “We are well into the second decade of the self-publishing (now more preferably termed indie-publishing) movement. The flame wars of the early years (“Death to traditional publishing!” “Oh yeah? Self publish and you’ll ruin your career!”) have been replaced by the calm ruminations of business-minded […]

Book Talk…11/29/18 More on What I’m Reading


Book Talk…11/29/18 More About What I’m Reading Traci Kenworth   I wrote about some of the books I was reading last week. I’ve added to the pile: Maeve Grayson’s Katie’s Highlander, Roald Dahl’s Book of Ghosts, Gemma Files’s Experimental Film, Joyce Meyer’s Beauty for Ashes, Writing Irresistible Kidlit by Mary Kole, The Breakout Novel by […]