Monday Must-Reads [02.23.15]

Tons of super helpful revision & editing tips below!

Fun Stuff & Productivity Tips

Blots & Plots:5 Ways to Create Your Own Writing Space - Blots & Plots

How to Write a Great Book Review

Rise & Shine: The Morning Rituals of our Great Creative Minds - Evernote Blog

The Under-appreciated Benefits of Creative Consistency

How To Write Fascinating Amazon Book Listings

The Psychology Of Turning Someone. | Shen Hart

Writer Unboxed » 5 Digital Media Resources for Every Writer’s Toolbox

QueryTracker Blog: Writer Productivity Tip: Have Measurable Goals

Jennifer Blanchard | An Inside Look At My Story Creation Process

QueryTracker Blog: Writing Productivity Tip: Defeat the Goliath

Writing Tips & Inspiration

The Writing Life: Research, Ideas, Genre, Process And Tips For A Creative Career | The Creative Penn

Susan Kaye Quinn, Speculative Fiction Author: Writing Craft Books You Need On Your Shelf

Talents and Skills Thesaurus Entry: Super Strength - WRITERS HELPING WRITERS™WRITERS HELPING WRITERS™

Conversational Writing: 10 Tips by Leo Babauta

Tension & Pacing in Your Fiction - Elizabeth Spann Craig

What a Third-Culture Kid Looks for in NA | NA Alley

4 Keys to Beautiful Writing

Why You Should Write With All the Senses… Except Sight

QueryTracker Blog: Writing Productivity Tip: The Mini-Outline

A Writer's Workflow: How I Work - Write Hacked

Author, Jody Hedlund: 5 Point Checklist To Help Writers Get to Know Their Characters Thoroughly

How to Write Vivid Character Descriptions: Be Invisible! - WRITERS HELPING WRITERS™WRITERS HELPING WRITERS™

The Roller Coaster Of Being A Writer. Do You Ever Feel This Way? | The Creative Penn

How “Strong Female Characters” Still End Up Weak And Powerless (Or, “Do They Pass The Action Figure Test?”) « terribleminds: chuck wendig

Revision & Editing Tips

Fiction University: Revision Prep: Create an Editorial Map

Writability: Writing Tip: CPs vs. Betas

Finding a Good Editor, Talent Vs. Training, and Writing Banter | Lindsay Buroker

Writability: How to Use Comments in Scrivener

Jennifer Blanchard | My Story Revision Process: An Inside Look

Fiction University: Revisionist Attitude: Mentally Preparing for Revisions

Writability: How to Import Word Comments into Scrivener

Randomizing Revision - Elizabeth Spann Craig

Fiction University: Revision Prep: Create a Revision Plan

Author Platform Tips

What is RSS and How Does It Work?

The Writers Alley: Instagram for Writers

Why You Need an Email List as a Smarter Artist - Sterling & Stone

Book Marketing Tips

The Power of Free: How You Can Profit from Giving Away Your Work

Deadly Proof–anatomy of a book launch | M. Louisa Locke

Writer Unboxed » How to Nurture Your Fan Base

Writers-It Doesn't Pay to be Shy - Elizabeth Spann Craig

Publishing News & Tips

e-Book Cover Design Awards, January 2015 — The Book Designer

Three Things Most People Don't Know About Book Cover Design

Start Here: How to Self-Publish Your Book | Jane Friedman

27 Free Writing Contests: Legitimate Competitions With Cash Prizes

Our Traditional Mistake - Sterling & Stone

Self Publishing Questions Answered (Self Publishing Podcast #145) - Sterling & Stone

Fiction University: Creating An Author Business Plan: Choosing Your Stories

Episode # 87 - Revenge of the Nerds with Annie Bellet - Rocking Self Publishing

Pretentious Title: Writers and Money Part 3

How will I pay the bills?

Pretentious Title: Kindle Big Deal vs Bookbub

Pretentious Title: Writers and Money Part 1

Pretentious Title: Writers and Money Part 2

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