Monday Must-Reads [06/02/14]

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Fun Stuff & Productivity Tips

Organize Your Weekly Writing Schedule | Fantasy Scroll

10 tips for getting your kids reading this summer (infographic)

The Writers Alley: Don't Quit Now...You're Almost There!

The Best Business Books - Amy Lynn Andrews

Exercise and Writing | Elizabeth Spann Craig

Maya Angelou (1928-2014)

25 Tips For Traveling With Toddlers « terribleminds: chuck wendig

Susan Kaye Quinn, Speculative Fiction Author: Indie Authors You Should Watch (And Read!)

Writing Through Depression... and the Opposite - LiveHacked

Writability: Vlog: #WriterLife Tag

Short and Sweet Writing Plan

Writability: How to Juggle Catchup Work When You’ve Fallen Behind

Writing Tips & Inspiration

Writer Unboxed » Anti-Heroes: Why Devious is so Delectable, and Where are all the Women?

Talents and Skills Entry: A Knack for Languages | WRITERS HELPING WRITERSWRITERS HELPING WRITERS

Writer Unboxed » But Is This a Book?

Fiction University: A Quick Tip for Adding Conflict and Tension to Your Scenes

Michael Crichton’s Method for Plotting Out a Story | WRITERS HELPING WRITERSWRITERS HELPING WRITERS

Mysterious and Thrilling Fiction Writing Prompts

How to Get Back to Writing After a Death in the Family | Men with Pens

Fiction University: 5 Ways to Get to Know Your Character

Writability: On Writing to Make a Difference

3 Times You Should STOP Writing

The Writers Alley: Right and Tight - Succinct Crafting From Disney

Working a Paranormal Element into Mysteries | Elizabeth Spann Craig

5 Things Rocky Taught Me About Writing Knockout Main Characters | Positive Writer

Revision & Editing Tips

Fiction University: Slash and Burn: Cutting Words From Your Novel

Are Your Readers Trying to Tell You Something? How to Use Reader Feedback to Improve Your Writing by Corina Koch MacLeod and Carla Douglas — The Book Designer

15 Questions You Should Always Ask Your Editor Before Hiring Them | Wise Ink's Blog for Indie Authors about Self-Publishing

Go Teen Writers: Editing in Layers: Drawing out Emotion and Tension

Go Teen Writers: Editing in Layers: The Big Picture of Your Scene

Go Teen Writers: How to Edit Your Novel in Layers

Go Teen Writers: Editing in Layers: Seven Things to Search For In Your Manuscript

Author Platform Tips

How Some Cat Pictures Increased My Email Subscriber Confirmations

Social Media for Writers #1: Blogging | Allison Tait

Book Marketing Tips

Anne R. Allen's Blog: How Book Launches Have Changed in the Digital Age

8 Essentials Tips for a Successful Book Reading by a Self-Published Author by Judy Croome — The Book Designer

Walking Away from the Stress of the “Big Release” | Elizabeth Spann Craig

11 Questions for Crafting a Pitch - Rachelle Gardner

SlideShare: 8 Ways a Digital Media Platform is More Powerful than "Marketing" - Copyblogger

When book sales are slow… how to keep motivated | Nail Your Novel

Publishing News & Tips

A Nigerian Scammer’s Dream | Hugh Howey

Winning at Monopoly | Hugh Howey

Great Article About Being a Writer |

This Is The Kind Of Competition Publishers Want | David Gaughran

Muddy Colours on Amazon Covers - Rinelle Grey

How I Ghostwrite Other Authors’ Books

Not So Passive Anymore | Hugh Howey

Getting Personal About My Journey As An Author Entrepreneur. Plus Podcasts For Indie Authors. | The Creative Penn

Why Is The Media Ignoring Author Exploitation By Publishers? | David Gaughran

Fiction University: 6 Steps to a Professional Amazon Author Page

15 Articles on Cover Design for Self-Publishers — The Book Designer

A Newbie's Guide to Publishing: Amazon Speaks

The Beauty of Booktrack | Hugh Howey

Author, Jody Hedlund: The Hectic Life of a Multi-Published Author

More Thoughts on Hachette / Amazon | Hugh Howey

Author Entrepreneur. Why Being An Indie Author Is A Great Business Model. | The Creative Penn

Indie Authors Quitting Their Day Jobs | The Passive Voice | A Lawyer's Thoughts on Authors, Self-Publishing and Traditional Publishing

7 Item To-Do List for Amazon Author Central Profile | How to Make, Market and Sell Ebooks

1: The Netflix of Ebooks — The Periodicalist

How Jasinda Wilder Saved Her Family's Home Writing Steamy Romance Novels

Episode # 34 - Holly Lisle Interview (traditional to self publishing)