Writing Links in the 3s and 5…8/9/16


Writing Links in the 3s and 5…8/9/16 Traci Kenworth   Romance/Women’s Fiction: http://annerallen.com/how-to-right-size-your-book/ Genre counts and advice. http://romanceuniversity.org/2016/08/03/awkwardnotawkward-why-i-couldnt-wait-to-write-a-gay-sex-scene-with-my-gay-son-by-ed-gaffney-and-jason-t-gaffney/ http://writersinthestormblog.com/2016/08/golden-lines-from-rwa-2016/ Focus on the reader not the sales!!   Christian: http://www.novelrocket.com/2016/07/standing-back-by-marcia-lee-layco.html Sometimes prayers are all we can do—not that they’re small things!! http://www.stevelaube.com/realm-makers-2016/ Keeping time at a conference… http://www.booksandsuch.com/blog/story-idea/ How long does it take to come up […]

Reading Links…8/5/16


Reading Links…8/4/16 Traci Kenworth   Romance/Women’s Fiction:   Christian:   Historicals:   Fantasy/Time-Travel/Steampunk/Paranormal/SF: http://www.fantasyliterature.com/reviews/the-queen-of-the-swords/ A classic of the genre. http://kriswrites.com/2016/07/29/a-new-diving-universe-novel/ A novel to explain something.   Mysteries/Cozies/Suspense:   MG/YA/NA: http://www.parajunkee.com/2016/07/28/peek-into-my-audible-library-my-fave-audio-books/ Shadow and Bone Leigh Bardugo. https://litworldinterviews.com/2016/07/30/an-unlikely-friendship-by-jasmine-fogwell-bookreview/ A charming children’s story.   Poetry/Anthologies/Novellas:   Indie: http://silverthreading.com/2016/07/30/silvers-book-reviews-mankind-limited-by-scott-bailey/ A journey against the forces of authority.   Craft:   […]

Writing Links in the 3s and 5…8/2/16


Writing Links in the 3s and 5///8/2/16 Traci Kenworth   Romance/Women’s Fiction: http://www.superauthors.com/2016/07/summer-shade.html What the shade of trees can invite.   Christian: http://www.stevelaube.com/keys-killing-social-media-presence/ Be careful with what you say. http://www.booksandsuch.com/blog/pitch-appointment-angst/ How meeting an agent might go. http://www.novelrocket.com/2016/07/beginnings-and-endings.html Choosing the beginning and the end.   Historicals: http://englishhistoryauthors.blogspot.com/2016/07/the-beautiful-village-of-shere.html Where the past comes alive.   Fantasy/Time-Travel/Steampunk/Paranormal/SF:   Mysteries/Cozies/Suspense: […]

Reading Links…7/28/16


Reading Links…7/28/16 Traci Kenworth   Romance/Women’s Fiction: https://silverthreading.com/2016/07/23/silvers-book-reviews-the-truth-she-knew-by-j-a-owenby/ The impact mental illness can have on a family.   Christian: https://kayedacus.com/2016/07/24/books-read-in-2016-out-of-the-storm-by-jody-hedlund-3-stars/ 1800s and the lighthouses of Michigan’s Great Lakes.   Historicals: https://awriterofhistory.com/2016/07/24/maisie-dobbs-a-review-by-sarah-zama/ Maisie from childhood to university student.   Fantasy/Time-Travel/Steampunk/Paranormal/SF: http://www.fantasyliterature.com/reviews/i-d-by-emma-rios/ A trio of seemingly mismatched people. http://www.fantasyliterature.com/reviews/winter-of-fire/ A handmaiden to a firelord.   Mysteries/Cozies/Suspense:   […]

Writing Links in the 3s and 5…7/26/16


Writing Links in the 3s and 5…7/26/16 Traci Kenworth   Romance/Women’s Fiction:   Christian: http://www.novelrocket.com/2016/07/how-to-create-high-concept-novel.html Do you want to entertain? http://www.novelrocket.com/2016/07/tips-to-refresh-refill-your-creative.html Spend time reading!!   Historicals:   Fantasy/Time-Travel/Steampunk/Paranormal/SF:   Mysteries/Cozies/Suspense: https://killzoneblog.com/2016/07/when-in-doubt-bury-someone-alive.html Try something drastic to enliven things!! https://killzoneblog.com/2016/07/saving-the-sagging-middle.html How to recover the flow. https://margotkinberg.wordpress.com/2016/07/23/you-can-run-a-household/ The role of the housekeeper throughout the genres.   MG/YA/NA: http://www.fromthemixedupfiles.com/2016/07/perspectives-native-voices/ […]

Reading Links…7/21/16


Reading Links…7/21/16 Traci Kenworth   Romance/Women’s Fiction:   Christian:   Historicals:   Fantasy/Time-Travel/Steampunk/Paranormal/SF: http://www.parajunkee.com/2016/07/10/review-a-court-of-mist-and-fury-by-sarah-j-maas/ http://www.fantasyliterature.com/reviews/the-mothman-prophecies/ Real life incidents? http://www.fantasyliterature.com/reviews/escape-from-kathmandu/ http://writewithfey.blogspot.com/2016/07/scene-spotlight-for-witchs-journey-by.html A wildlife rescue and rehabilitation center.   Mysteries/Cozies/Suspense: https://litworldinterviews.com/2016/07/10/making-dreams-come-true/ When three boys discover a body and then it disappears, what’s an investigator to do? http://www.fantasyliterature.com/reviews/a-toxic-trousseau/   MG/YA/NA: http://www.brenda-drake.com/2016/07/remember-yesterday-pitch-wars-mentor-pintip-dunn-cover-reveal/ Could you join forces with your enemy? […]

Writing Links in the 3s and 5…7/19/16


Writing Links in the 3s and 5…7/19/16 Traci Kenworth   Romance/Women’s Fiction: http://www.superauthors.com/2016/07/question-of-month-what-is-your-favorite.html http://romanceuniversity.org/2016/07/15/practice-makessomething-by-becke-martin-davis/   Christian: http://www.stevelaube.com/icrs-observations-2016/ Reflections on the Cincinnati convention. http://www.thepassivevoice.com/2016/07/why-is-the-iranian-government-opening-the-worlds-biggest-bookstore-2/ http://www.booksandsuch.com/blog/im-just-agent-cant-say-no/   Historicals: http://awriterofhistory.com/2016/07/14/author-roland-colton-on-writing-historical-fiction/ Attention to detail is the most important thing!! http://englishhistoryauthors.blogspot.com/2016/07/the-tax-which-greatness-pays-for-its.html Birthdays celebrated in Jan. at King and Queen’s court. http://englishhistoryauthors.blogspot.com/2016/07/MonmouthExecution.html   Fantasy/Time-Travel/Steampunk/Paranormal/SF: http://www.fantasyliterature.com/reviews/autumn-princess-dragon-child/ http://www.fantasyliterature.com/reviews/clean-sweep/ Can she make aliens her […]

Reading Links…7/14/16


Reading Links…7/14/16 Traci Kenworth   Romance/Women’s Fiction: http://www.rubyslipperedsisterhood.com/meet-2016-golden-heart-finalist-erin-obrien-wa-laurel-kerr/ Can kissing a pig lead to true love? http://www.rubyslipperedsisterhood.com/gh-guest-tosha-sumner/ https://lynnvroman.com/2016/06/28/gypsy-love-release-day/   Christian:   Historicals: https://kayedacus.com/2016/07/04/its-reading-report-time-july-2016/ Mary Balogh, Mercedes Lackey, and more. https://kayedacus.com/2016/07/05/books-read-in-2016-trouble-in-paradise-by-liz-ireland-3-stars/ https://litworldinterviews.com/2016/07/08/free-ebook-dolan-girls/ Buffalo Bill, Annie Oakley, and romance.   Fantasy/Time-Travel/Steampunk/Paranormal/SF: https://litworldinterviews.com/2016/07/04/interview-by-lrwlee-of-ya-sci-fi-authorjonas-lee-video/ An academy for time-travelers and mind readers. https://sffbookreview.wordpress.com/2016/07/05/top-ten-tuesday-top-ten-books-i-enjoyed-that-have-under-2000-ratings-on-goodreads/ From fairytales to apocalyptic world. https://sffbookreview.wordpress.com/2016/07/08/catherynne-m-valente-the-girl-who-raced-fairyland-all-the-way-home/   […]

Writing Links in the 3s and 5…7/12/16


Writing Links in the 3s and 5…7/12/16 Traci Kenworth   Romance/Women’s Fiction: http://annerallen.com/blogging-authors-ignore-blogging-advice/ Don’t pay to advertise your blog!!   Christian: http://www.stevelaube.com/printing-%E2%89%A0-publishing-publishing-printing/   Historicals: http://www.helpingwritersbecomeauthors.com/common-writing-mistakes-52-story-conflict/ Don’t let your protagonist think about taking on your bad guy constantly. Action is needed!! https://awriterofhistory.com/2016/07/05/finding-writing-inspiration-in-creative-cross-training/ http://awriterofhistory.com/2016/07/07/10-thoughts-on-favourite-historical-fiction/ What readers find on their favorite lists.   Fantasy/Time-Travel/Steampunk/Paranormal/SF: http://www.fantasybookcafe.com/2016/07/mini-reviews-monstress-1-kingfisher-and-golden-son/ http://unicornbell.blogspot.com/2016/07/how-not-to-keep-writing-routine.html Do writing […]