Writing Links in the 3s and 5…1/18/16


  Writing Links in the 3s and 5…1/18/16 Traci Kenworth   Fantasy/Dystopian/UF/Paranormal/SF: http://www.magicalwords.net/john-hartness-2/making-money-mondays-background/ http://writewithfey.blogspot.com/2016/01/the-first-sentence-of-book.html http://www.magicalwords.net/david-b-coe/quick-tip-tuesday-coming-up-with-story-ideas/   MG/YA: http://middlegrademafia.com/2016/01/12/editors-insights-with-kaylan-adair/ http://www.fromthemixedupfiles.com/2016/01/family/ http://www.fromthemixedupfiles.com/2016/01/face-face-author-illustrator-school-visits-important/   Horror: http://www.thisishorror.co.uk/rip-angus-scrimm-long-live-the-tall-man/ http://www.thisishorror.co.uk/5-must-read-horror-articles-11-january-2016/ http://www.thisishorror.co.uk/news-round-up-week-ending-8-january-2016/   Mysteries/Thrillers:   Short Stories/Anthologies/Novellas: http://blog.janicehardy.com/2016/01/people-get-arrested-for-exposure-look.html http://www.thisishorror.co.uk/tih-075-james-everington-and-dan-howarth-on-hotel-horror-and-the-hyde-hotel/     Indie: http://www.thebookdesigner.com/2016/01/this-week-in-the-blogs-january-2-8-2016/ http://www.thebookdesigner.com/2016/01/3-typefaces-for-book-interiors-from-robert-slimbach-of-adobe-systems/ https://janefriedman.com/amazon-book-description-optimize/   Craft: https://janefriedman.com/read-like-a-writer/ http://www.livewritethrive.com/2016/01/11/the-5-essential-components-of-scene-structure/ http://carlywatters.com/2016/01/11/bestpitchpotential/ http://www.publishingcrawl.com/2016/01/11/how-to-set-up-a-website/ http://writershelpingwriters.net/2016/01/how-and-why-to-write-a-log-line-for-your-story/    

Reading Links…1/13/16


Reading Links…1/13/16 Traci Kenworth   Fantasy/Dystopian/UF/Paranormal/SF: http://danikadinsmore.com/book-blog-tours-are-us-new-year-writing-exercise/ http://www.fantasyliterature.com/status-update/january-3-2016/ http://www.fantasyliterature.com/reviews/the-silent-warrior/ http://www.fantasyliterature.com/reviews/half-resurrection-blues/ http://www.fantasyliterature.com/reviews/luna/ http://www.fantasyliterature.com/reviews/the-man-in-the-high-castle-tv/ http://www.fantasyliterature.com/reviews/pratchetts-women/ http://www.fantasyliterature.com/reviews/in-endless-twilight/ http://www.fantasyliterature.com/reviews/the-star-fraction/ http://www.publishingcrawl.com/2016/01/08/2016-pubcrawl-releases/ http://saraletourneauwriter.com/2016/01/08/recent-reads-december-2015/ http://www.literaryrambles.com/2016/01/kathy-macmillan-interview-and-sword-and.html http://beauty-in-ruins.blogspot.com/2016/01/from-shelf-to-page-this-week-in-ruins_9.html https://kneadforbooks.wordpress.com/2016/01/08/m9b-friday-reveal-chapter-reveal-temper-lifer-2-by-beck-nicholas-with-giveaway/   MG/YA: http://www.adventuresinyapublishing.com/2016/01/two-giveaways-plus-new-releases-author.html http://middlegrademafia.com/2016/01/05/mg-book-review-margaret-the-moth-tree-by-brit-and-kari-trogen/ http://www.fromthemixedupfiles.com/2016/01/reading-holiday/ https://kneadforbooks.wordpress.com/2016/01/07/nightfall-by-jake-halpern-peter-kujawinski/ http://www.brenda-drake.com/2016/01/its-thief-of-lies-library-jumpers-book-1-release-day/   Horror: http://emmameade.com/2016/01/04/book-review-trick-or-treat-by-richie-tankersley-cusick-a-haunted-house-in-a-small-town/ http://www.thisishorror.co.uk/book-review-breaker-by-richard-thomas/ http://horrornovelreviews.com/2016/01/04/a-debt-to-be-paid/ http://horrornovelreviews.com/2016/01/06/randolph-lalonde-dark-arts-review/ http://www.briankeene.com/2016/01/06/adventures-in-new-years-resolutions/ http://www.briankeene.com/2016/01/08/top-ten-books-of-2015/ http://horrornovelreviews.com/2016/01/09/benedict-ashforth-verona-a-ghost-story-review/ http://horrornovelreviews.com/2016/01/10/mark-edwards-follow-you-home-review/     Mysteries/Thrillers: https://coldhandboyack.wordpress.com/2016/01/04/cover-reveal-a-thousand-yesteryears-by-mae-clair/ http://lizlovesbooks.com/lizlovesbooks/liz-currently-loves-the-exclusives-by-rebecca-thornton/ http://lizlovesbooks.com/lizlovesbooks/the-canary-girls-by-rosie-archer-extract-and-giveaway/ http://lizlovesbooks.com/lizlovesbooks/2016-spotlight-the-maker-of-swans-by-paraic-odonnell/ http://lizlovesbooks.com/lizlovesbooks/liz-currently-loves-every-fifteen-minutes-lisa-scottoline/ https://coldhandboyack.wordpress.com/2016/01/05/the-phoenix-project-by-d-m-cain/ http://lizlovesbooks.com/lizlovesbooks/coming-soon-making-a-murderer-you-decide-with-steve-cavanagh-and-neil-white/     Short Stories/Anthologies/Novellas: http://www.fantasyliterature.com/reviews/sfm-gwenda-bond-neil-gaiman-kij-johnson/ http://www.thisishorror.co.uk/look-out-for-halfway-down-the-stairs-by-gary-a-braunbeck-and-the-dichotomy-of-christmas/ http://www.thisishorror.co.uk/book-review-the-monstrous-edited-by-ellen-datlow/ http://terryodell.com/seeing-red/ […]

Writing Links in the 3s and 5…1/11/16


Photo by erdenebayer at morguefile.com Writing Links in the 3s and 5…1/11/16 Traci Kenworth   Fantasy/Dystopian/UF/Paranormal/SF: http://terribleminds.com/ramble/2016/01/04/your-2016-authorial-mandate-is-here-be-the-writer-that-you-are-not-the-writer-other-people-want-you-to-be/ https://fantasyhandbook.wordpress.com/2016/01/05/navigating-the-eight-emotions-part-1-anger/ http://www.fantasyliterature.com/wwwednesday/wwwednesday-january-6-2016/ http://www.fantasyliterature.com/reviews/darth-vader-vader/   MG/YA: http://www.adventuresinyapublishing.com/2016/01/to-outline-or-not-to-outline-by-laura-j.html http://www.adventuresinyapublishing.com/2016/01/brenda-drake-author-of-thief-of-lies-on.html http://www.adventuresinyapublishing.com/2016/01/marieke-nijkamp-author-of-this-is-where.html   Horror: http://www.thisishorror.co.uk/tih-074-simon-strantzas-on-weird-vs-strange-fiction-writing-routine-and-thinking-horror/ http://www.thisishorror.co.uk/5-must-read-horror-articles-4-january-2016/ http://www.briankeene.com/2016/01/07/normal-peoples-jobs-and-sleep-patterns-with-clickers/   Mysteries/Thrillers: https://killzoneblog.com/2016/01/everything-i-needed-to-learn-about-writing-i-learned-from-my-fam-damily.html https://margotkinberg.wordpress.com/2016/01/06/what-i-am-is-what-i-am/ https://killzoneblog.com/2016/01/every-writer-needs-happy-accidents.html   Short Stories/Anthologies/Novellas:   Indie: https://nailyournovel.wordpress.com/2016/01/03/solo-self-publish-seek-a-book-deal-something-in-the-middle-advice-for-the-2016-writer/   Craft: http://silverthreading.com/2016/01/03/writing-habits-that-will-improve-your-productivity-in-2016-grammarly-blog-grammarly-blog/ http://www.helpingwritersbecomeauthors.com/common-mistakes-series-pt-47/ http://www.livewritethrive.com/2016/01/04/getting-scene-structure-under-your-belt/ http://writershelpingwriters.net/2016/01/is-2016-your-year-make-a-writing-plan-and-take-out-the-guesswork/ http://blog.janicehardy.com/2016/01/trading-one-world-for-another.html    

Reading Links…10/15/14


Reading Links…10/15/14 Traci Kenworth   Horror: http://ssbookreviews.blogspot.com/2014/10/book-review-last-sacrifice-vampire.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+SarahsReviews+%28Sarah%27s+Book+Reviews%29 http://horrornovelreviews.com/2014/10/07/halloween-hot-reads-5-questions-with-30-days-of-night-creator-steve-niles/ http://horrornovelreviews.com/2014/10/07/alan-ryker-in-the-shadows-of-children-review/ http://jennykellerford.wordpress.com/2014/10/10/m9b-friday-reveal-chapter-one-of-the-night-house-by-rachel-tafoya-and-giveaway-m9bfridayreveals/ http://horrornovelreviews.com/2014/10/11/brian-keene-an-occurrence-in-crazy-bear-valley-review/ http://horrornovelreviews.com/2014/10/12/anthony-hains-dead-works-review/ http://horrornovelreviews.com/2014/10/12/david-agranoff-boot-boys-of-the-wolf-reich-review/ http://horrornovelreviews.com/2014/10/12/matthew-gillies-the-electric-coma-dream-review/   SF/Fantasy/Paranormal/Dystopian: http://www.magicalwords.net/faith-hunter/the-insanity-of-a-writer/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+MagicalWords+%28Magical+Words%29 http://www.parajunkee.com/2014/10/07/young-adult-fantasy-trial-by-fire/ http://terribleminds.com/ramble/2014/10/09/elissa-sussman-five-things-i-learned-writing-stray/ http://www.jodimeadows.com/?p=2667   Short Stories/Anthologies: http://juliemusil.blogspot.com/2014/10/cover-reveal-gears-of-brass.html http://ivybookbindings.blogspot.com/2014/10/anthology-review-shifting-shadows.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+IvyBookBindings+%28Ivy+Book+Bindings%29   Mysteries/Thrillers:   NA/YA/MG: http://www.marilynalmodovar.com/2014/10/monday-madness-author-appreciation-day.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+WritingOnTheSunnySideOfTheStreet+%28Writing+on+the+Sunny+Side+of+the+street%29 http://www.adventuresinyapublishing.com/2014/10/four-giveaways-plus-new-yalit-releases.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+blogspot%2Fkidlit+%28Adventures+in+YA+Publishing%29 http://ssbookreviews.blogspot.com/2014/10/book-review-falling-into-place-by-amy.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+SarahsReviews+%28Sarah%27s+Book+Reviews%29 http://www.thewriterdiaries.com/2014/10/who-to-watch-for-mary-elizabeth-summer.html   Craft: http://www.thepassivevoice.com/10/2014/steven-pinkers-ultimate-writing-guide/ http://writeonsisters.com/book-reviews/what-were-reading-biography-and-autobiography/ http://annerallen.blogspot.com/2014/10/how-to-write-chapter-endings-that-make.html http://killzoneauthors.blogspot.com/2014/10/ten-lessons-from-plot-structure.html http://nailyournovel.wordpress.com/2014/10/12/novels-arent-movies-how-to-write-great-description-in-prose/

Writing Links…10/13/14


Writing Links…10/13/14 Traci Kenworth   Horror: http://emmameade.com/2014/10/10/its-close-to-midnight-and-something-evils-lurking-in-the-dark-its-halloween-time/     SF/Fantasy/Paranormal/Dystopian: http://www.magicalwords.net/faith-hunter/the-insanity-of-a-writer/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+MagicalWords+%28Magical+Words%29 http://www.marilynalmodovar.com/2014/10/teaser-tuesday-fissure.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+WritingOnTheSunnySideOfTheStreet+%28Writing+on+the+Sunny+Side+of+the+street%29 http://www.magicalwords.net/specialgueststars/christina-henry-talking-to-characters/ http://www.davidfarland.com/writing_tips/?a=429 http://jennykellerford.wordpress.com/2014/10/12/beware-wordpress-com-targeting-authors-and-reviewers/   Short Stories/Anthologies:   Mysteries/Thrillers: http://www.thepassivevoice.com/10/2014/10-best-detectives-in-books/ http://killzoneauthors.blogspot.com/2014/10/tstl.html#.VDdB2fldWSo   NA/YA/MG: http://www.adventuresinyapublishing.com/2014/10/agent-critique-prize-pack-and-lisas.html?showComment=1412810072002#c61343542405798915 http://www.adventuresinyapublishing.com/2014/10/introducing-my-agent-extraordinaire.html http://www.kristavandolzer.com/2014/10/why-we-need-diverse-books.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+MotherWriterepeat+%28Mother.+Write.+%28Repeat.%29%29 http://www.adventuresinyapublishing.com/2014/10/elissa-sussman-author-of-stray-on.html   Craft: http://www.publishing-hub.com/2014/10/diverse-words-september-2014.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+PubHub+%28Pub+Hub%29 http://scwrite.blogspot.com/2014/10/introducing-agents-for-nightmare-on.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+ScWrite+%28SC+Write%29 http://www.mediabistro.com/galleycat/print-books-outsold-digital-books-during-the-first-6-months-of-2014_b91525?utm_medium=newsletter&utm_content=post1-more&utm_source=galleycat&utm_campaign=dailynewsletter20141007 http://www.thepassivevoice.com/10/2014/with-a-little-help-from-her-friends/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+ThePassiveVoice+%28The+Passive+Voice%29 http://shirley-mclain.net/2014/10/07/how-are-you-using-linkedin-as-a-writer/ http://www.davidfarland.com/writing_tips/?a=427 http://litworldinterviews.wordpress.com/2014/10/08/the-write-life-19-websites-and-magazines-that-want-to-publish-your-personal-essays/ http://blog.janicehardy.com/2011/10/nano-prep-planning-your-novel.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+janicehardy%2FPUtE+%28Fiction+University%29 http://www.nownovel.com/blog/learn-write-youre-reading/?utm_source=Now+Novel&utm_campaign=880b8a766a-blog_mail_9_october10_8_2014&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_3ca58c8841-880b8a766a-56893549 http://www.magicalwords.net/specialgueststars/beth-bernobich-hello-story/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+MagicalWords+%28Magical+Words%29 http://www.publishing-hub.com/2014/10/13-ways-of-looking-at-your-book-release.html http://nhwn.wordpress.com/2014/10/09/the-yoga-of-being-a-writer/ http://warriorwriters.wordpress.com/2014/10/09/this-month-we-write-in-hell-to-nano-or-not-to-nano/ http://lesannberry.com/2014/10/commemorating-the-first-world-war.html http://scwrite.blogspot.com/2014/10/introducing-nightmare-on-query-street.html http://operationawesome6.blogspot.com/2014/10/finding-your-readers.html http://www.thepassivevoice.com/10/2014/signing-a-publishing-contract/ http://blog.janicehardy.com/2014/10/real-life-diagnostics-look-at-opening.html http://operationawesome6.blogspot.com/2014/10/protecting-your-film-rights.html http://writershelpingwriters.net/2014/10/talents-skills-thesaurus-entry-strategic-thinking/ http://www.thewriterdiaries.com/2014/10/dear-diary-can-i-really-do-this.html http://www.livewritethrive.com/2014/10/10/are-you-different-from-or-different-than/ http://theqqqe.blogspot.com/2014/10/andrea-franco-cooks-current-query_10.html http://blog.janicehardy.com/2014/10/real-life-diagnostics-writing.html http://thewritepractice.com/dramatize-real-life/ […]

Reading Links…10/8/14


Reading Links…10/8/14 Traci Kenworth   Horror: http://ya-asylum.com/2014/09/30/upcoming-reviews/ http://horrornovelreviews.com/2014/10/01/dia-de-los-muertos-day-of-the-dead/ http://horrornovelreviews.com/2014/10/01/laura-cooney-and-l-l-soares-green-tsunami-review/ http://horrornovelreviews.com/2014/10/04/test-your-skills-with-the-new-stephen-king-quiz/ http://horrornovelreviews.com/2014/10/03/better-hero-army-plagued-the-rock-island-zombie-counteractant-experiment-review/ http://horrornovelreviews.com/2014/10/03/halloween-giveaways-enter-to-win-a-signed-copy-of-mark-allan-gunnells-dark-treats/ http://horrornovelreviews.com/2014/10/04/movie-talk-a-guide-to-unconventional-but-awesome-halloween-films/ http://horrornovelreviews.com/2014/10/05/h-d-gordon-santas-little-helper-review/ http://horrornovelreviews.com/2014/10/05/dan-padavona-the-island-review/ http://lizlovesbooks.com/lizlovesbooks/liz-currently-loves-help-for-the-haunted-by-john-searles/   SF/Fantasy/Paranormal/Dystopian: http://www.susankayequinn.com/ http://lynnvroman.com/2014/09/29/pre-order-tainted-energy-on-amazon/ http://litworldinterviews.wordpress.com/2014/09/30/qa-lisa-mason-of-the-garden-of-abracadabra-volume-1-of-the-abracadabra-series-lisasmason/ http://www.publishing-hub.com/2014/10/guest-post-every-word-counts-by-shen.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+PubHub+%28Pub+Hub%29   Short Stories/Anthologies:   Mysteries/Thrillers: http://writeitforward.wordpress.com/2014/09/30/publication-day-shit-doesnt-happen-ii-the-gift-of-failure/ http://lizlovesbooks.com/lizlovesbooks/liz-currently-loves-the-man-from-berlin-by-luke-mccallin/ http://jennykellerford.wordpress.com/2014/10/03/sneak-peak-at-a-murder-of-magpies-by-sarah-bromley/ http://lizlovesbooks.com/lizlovesbooks/competition-time-jo-fletcher-books-and-the-city-of-stairs/ http://kitforbes.wordpress.com/2014/10/02/behold-the-authors-copies/   NA/YA/MG: http://ssbookreviews.blogspot.com/2014/10/book-review-truth-about-alice-by.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+SarahsReviews+%28Sarah%27s+Book+Reviews%29 http://www.adventuresinyapublishing.com/2014/10/tawni-waters-author-of-beauty-of-broken.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+blogspot%2Fkidlit+%28Adventures+in+YA+Publishing%29 http://www.adventuresinyapublishing.com/2014/10/tawni-waters-author-of-beauty-of-broken.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+blogspot%2Fkidlit+%28Adventures+in+YA+Publishing%29 http://ya-asylum.com/2014/10/05/bookish-playlist-destiny-laughed/   Craft: http://bloodredpencil.blogspot.com/2014/10/the-emotion-thesaurus.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+blogspot%2FeFvAc+%28The+Blood-Red+Pencil%29

Writing Links…10/6/14


Writing Links…10/6/14 Traci Kenworth   Horror: http://terribleminds.com/ramble/2014/09/30/tough-talk-talk-for-authors-the-good-the-bad-the-wtf/ http://www.erindorpress.com/2014/10/rbss-interviews-nat-russo/ http://michellemuto.wordpress.com/2014/10/03/friday-frights/ http://dayswiththeundead.com/2014/10/03/zombie-film-fridays-state-of-emergency/ http://canyouactually.com/9-of-the-most-terrifying-two-sentence-horror-stories-ever-told/ http://terribleminds.com/ramble/2014/10/05/who-i-am-and-why-i-write-this-blog/   SF/Fantasy/Paranormal/Dystopian: http://leaguewriters.blogspot.com/2014/09/the-perils-of-near-future-science.html http://mythicscribes.com/miscellaneous/fanfiction-can-help/   Short Stories/Anthologies: http://juliamunroemartin.com/2014/09/poetic-crossroads/ http://mythicscribes.com/writing-process/accidentally-wrote-a-novel/ http://amazingstoriesmag.com/2013/08/playing-the-short-game-how-to-sell-your-short-fiction-part-29/   Mysteries/Thrillers: http://margotkinberg.wordpress.com/2014/10/01/if-you-only-knew/   NA/YA/MG: http://simplysweetstuff.wordpress.com/2014/09/02/young-love-stereotypes/ http://www.adventuresinyapublishing.com/2014/10/tawni-waters-author-of-beauty-of-broken.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+blogspot%2Fkidlit+%28Adventures+in+YA+Publishing%29 http://www.adventuresinyapublishing.com/2014/10/tawni-waters-author-of-beauty-of-broken.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+blogspot%2Fkidlit+%28Adventures+in+YA+Publishing%29 http://www.publishing-hub.com/2014/10/guest-post-every-word-counts-by-shen.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+PubHub+%28Pub+Hub%29 http://www.publishingcrawl.com/2014/10/02/collaboration/ http://www.adventuresinyapublishing.com/2014/10/blogger-round-up-question-introduction.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+blogspot%2Fkidlit+%28Adventures+in+YA+Publishing%29   Craft: http://writeonsisters.com/writing-craft/not-all-feedback-is-created-equal/ http://writersinthestormblog.com/2014/09/you-did-me-wrong-right/ http://www.quickanddirtytips.com/education/grammar/when-you-need-periods-after-abbreviations http://literalminded.wordpress.com/2007/09/07/she-ran-him-over/ http://warriorwriters.wordpress.com/2014/09/30/formatting-the-difference-between-mediocre-magnificent/ http://writeonsisters.com/writers-life/nanowrimo-is-not-a-cuddly-stuffed-animal/ http://www.helpingwritersbecomeauthors.com/2014/10/book-cover-design.html http://warriorwriters.wordpress.com/2014/10/01/the-first-most-crucial-step-to-owning-nanowrimo/ http://janefriedman.com/2014/10/02/benefits-procrastination-distraction/ http://www.davidfarland.com/writing_tips/?a=426 http://www.idealog.com/blog/export-sales-one-areas-predictable-growth-book-publishers/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+idealog%2Ftllc+%28The+Shatzkin+Files%29 http://writershelpingwriters.net/2014/10/character-talents-skills-reading-weather/comment-page-1/#comment-168915 http://thewriteconversation.blogspot.com/2014/10/the-calm-before-holiday-storm-social.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+TheWriteConversation+%28The+Write+Conversation%29 http://writeonsisters.com/writers-life/a-different-approach/ http://elizabethspanncraig.com/2475/goodreads-author-qa/ http://www.nytimes.com/2014/10/05/public-editor/publishing-battle-should-be-covered-not-joined.html?_r=1 http://www.helpingwritersbecomeauthors.com/2014/10/repetitive-dialogue.html http://www.publishing-hub.com/2014/10/author-milestones-reading.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+PubHub+%28Pub+Hub%29 http://www.writingeekery.com/inner-conflict/#more-1096 http://www.writersedit.com/resources-for-writers/plan-book/ […]