Category Archives: Resources for Writers

55 Unique Character Quirks

Some of you may recall my previous character quirks post.  This is the next installment of quirks!

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The Sticker Trick: A Highly Effective Way for Writers To Hold Themselves Accountable

I was stumbling through the interwebsphere this afternoon when I came across an amazing trick.  If you’re having trouble keeping your word count up (or writing at all), this trick will help you.

To be honest, I was going to write a full post about it, but then I found a video by Victoria Schwab, and I just had to share.  I love the way she presents the information, and I know you will too.  🙂

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39 Acronyms Serious Writers Need to Know

graur codrinSo, you want to be a writer?

Maybe you even have a novel or two that you want to publish.  Even better!

By now, you have probably noticed that there are tons of writing groups online.   There are also agents who blog about the publishing world.  There is more knowledge and help for writers now than there ever was before.  In other words, it’s a great time to be a writer.

The problem is, you have to know the language.

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Pinterest Board Reveal: Outline Your Novel

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It’s time for a new Pinterest board release*.

This month, I focused on novel outlining.  Camp Nano is fast approaching, and I’m sure many of you will be outlining a novel in the months to come.

*I’ve included a link list as well for those of you who may not have a Pinterest account.

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35 Unique Character Quirks

Veronika Pilátová: A photo of a woman on a bale of hay.
One quirky looking lady!

‘Ello, writers!  Let’s add a little personality to our characters today, shall we?

I’m doing something different this year.  I’m giving you 1,000 character quirks, one post at a time.  Each post will have a list of several quirks.  I’ll keep posting until we hit our goal.  Then, you’ll have a myriad of them to choose from.

I’m going to list 35 right here, right now.

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