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Welcome to resources! This page is meant to be a growing list, so check back for new items. If there’s something you’re wondering about that isn’t covered here, feel free to get in touch, and I’ll do my best to point you in the right direction.

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My Stuff

The Writing Tips Collection (my blog posts and guest posts about craft, business, and other writerly things—updated as I post new content)
-And some books about writing I’ve hosted over the years.


Save the Cat! By Blake Snyder (book)
Self-Editing for Self-Publishers by Richard Bradburn (book)
Don’t Overexplain “Default” Objects (Tip: Combine this with my advice about middle actions to cut much of the bloat from your book.)
Understanding Third-Person Point of View (from Jane Friedman)
Omniscient point of view from AJC Publishing, Manuscript Editing Services
How Long Should a Book Be? (from Writers Digest)
Eliminating or Reducing Flashbacks
Gender-Neutral Pronouns in Creative Writing
Said Bookisms (AKA, why said isn’t dead)


Query Shark, maintained by literary agent Janet Reid
Effective comps in your query by Janet Reid, literary agent
Fiction Subgenres (from Writers Digest)


Self-Publishing Resources compiled by Martin Publishing Services
The Business of Being a Writer by Jane Friedman (book)
20BooksTo50K® (Facebook group)
The Ultimate Guide To Goodreads For Authors from KindlePreneur


Bad Reviews: An Undiscovered Tool for Writers