Monday Must-Reads [02/04/14]

Hope you enjoy and share! (Can you tell I'm tired? :D)

Fun Stuff & Productivity Tips

How to write 4,000+ words a day — Ksenia Anske

Friday Four: Reasons I love love, but hate Valentine’s Day | ALLIE B BOOKS

Tax Time Revelations and…Is Writing is the Career We Can't Retire From? | Elizabeth Spann Craig

New Year, New Start – What Have We Done? : @ProBlogger

8 Tips to Get Your Manuscript to the Finish Line | WRITERS HELPING WRITERSWRITERS HELPING WRITERS

Writing Tips & Inspiration

Talents and Skills Thesaurus Entry: Hot-Wiring a Car | WRITERS HELPING WRITERSWRITERS HELPING WRITERS

The Other Side of the Story: And...End Scene: When to Add a Scene Break

How getting hit by a truck made me quit my job to write full time — Ksenia Anske


Wait. A first person narrative isn't serious??? | Nathan Bransford, Author

How to Weave Backstory Into Your Novel

QueryTracker Blog: Know Your Genre: Contemporary YA

Revision & Editing Tips

Your First Draft is a Baby Step | Transformational Editor

The Three Stages of Editing (and Nine Handy Do-it-Yourself Tips) — Aliventures

Author, Jody Hedlund: Attack Your Story so That Your Readers Don't Have To

Are You Making These Common Grammar Mistakes? Take the quiz!

My Process for Approaching Large Revisions | Elizabeth Spann Craig

Author Platform Tips

Lessons From Redesigning My Website

Book Marketing: How To Use Wattpad As An Author With Ashleigh Gardner | The Creative Penn

Book Marketing Tips

The Business Rusch: Marketing And Readers (Discoverability Part Who Knows) « Kristine Kathryn Rusch

Publishing News & Tips

Resources for the Do-It-Yourselfer | Elizabeth Spann Craig

3 Things Writers Can Learn From J.K. Rowling's Second-Thoughts About Harry and Hermione | Nathan Bransford, Author

Anne R. Allen's Blog: Six More Pieces of Bad Advice for Writers to Ignore

Most Books Don’t Sell | Hugh Howey

A Hug For Amazon | Hugh Howey

14 Short Story Competitions in 2014 | Aerogramme Writers' Studio14 Short Story Competitions in 2014 - Aerogramme Writers' Studio

The Other Side of the Story: Lessons Learned from Self-Publishing

How to choose an e-book cover | Nathan Bransford, Author

Ebook Pricing: What You Think Your Book Is Worth vs. The Point at Which It Will Make the Most Money | Lindsay Buroker