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What If?: 100 Writing Prompts Based on What You Would Do in Certain Situations
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,020. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
What would you do if you were thrust into a situation you’d never been faced with before? These writing prompts put you there and leave you to contemplate the outcome. As a bonus, at the end you’ll find five extra prompts that deal with R-rated scenarios. Skip that section if you don’t want to ponder sexy dilemmas.
The Scribe March 2017
Price: Free! Words: 2,460. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
A literary publication of the St. Louis Writers Guild since 2005
Tweet It! Great News and Feature Writing 140 Characters at a Time
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 8,700. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Learning to write eye-catching tweet-length lede paragraphs (140-characters, 20-25 words) that draw in your readers is the key to writing great news and feature stories. The technique can be applied to print, online or on-air stories. Whether you are a blogger, news writer or novelist -- or someone creating a simple news release for your organization — good ledes will bring your work to life.
How to Write Compelling Fight Scenes and Epic Battles
Series: The Busy Author's Guide, Book 10. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,230. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
A book that helps you write compelling fight scenes and epic battles by reading fundamental tips and answering accompanying questions.
The Busy Author’s Guide Box Set 3: Books 1-10
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 26,470. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
A box set of ten books that help you craft the plot, the world, the characters, and the epic battles and fight scenes you want to include in your story.
The Novel Planner Workbook: The Writer’s Best Friend in a Story’s Planning, Outlining, and Developing Phase
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,000. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
A Novel Planner for aspiring and seasoned writers of all ages. This book helps you plan, outline, and develop your story.
Greyscale: 41 Photos For Over 150 Creative Writing Prompts
Price: $5.49 USD. Words: 3,250. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Do you want to write? Do you get stuck on what to write about? Greyscale offers forty-one black and white photos to spark your creative self. Use the photos themselves or use over one hundred and fifty creative writing prompts to get your hand moving across the page or your fingers tapping on the keyboard. Greyscale can be used to prompt free writes, or to develop your creative thinking.
Nuts & Bolts of Self-Publishing: How to Self-Publish Ebooks and Paperbacks
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,690. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Self-help guide on self-publishing. How to create accounts, format a manuscript for ebook and paperback publication, add a TOC, acquire and register an ISBN, upload and submit a book for publication, and what needs to do be done after publication. Information about costing and pricing the book, author services, and outsourcing, plus a lot more.
Living The Write Life: Tips on making the most of your writing skills
Price: Free! Words: 27,460. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Unique tips for authors on navigating the choppy waters of authorhood, and finding ways to make money with your writing skills.
MJ Magazine - February 2017 Edition - Created by Authors for Authors
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,670. Language: American English. Published: February 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
This ninth edition of MJ Magazine features authors this issue are Shjelley Shephard Gray, Giacomo Giammatteo and Nadh Poduri; and the book of the month is My Heart’s Desire. Also included are writing tips and a writer’s workshop.
This Writing Life: A Writer Writes On!
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 21,450. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Joseph Sutton believes that any writer who takes his profession seriously is equal to any writer who has ever lived. The reason: every writer has a perspective and voice that is uniquely his own. Every facet of writing is covered in the 48 short chapters of *This Writing Life.* It’s the perfect motivator for beginners and unknowns to sit down and start writing.
Creating Character Arcs: The Masterful Author's Guide to Uniting Story Structure, Plot, and Character Development
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,320. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Have you written a story with an exciting concept and interesting characters—but it isn’t grabbing the attention of readers or agents? It’s time to look deeper into the story beats that create realistic and compelling character arcs. Internationally published, award-winning novelist K.M. Weiland shares her acclaimed method for achieving memorable and moving character arcs in every book you write.
Author Apocalypse: February 2017 Edition - Overcoming Writer's Block
Price: Free! Words: 2,550. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
This month’s free book focuses on overcoming Writer’s Block – the greatest myth in the writing world. You read that correctly, writer’s block is just a myth. There’s not some mythical power out there that halts our progress and rips words from our minds. Yes, there are certain situations that can make it harder to write but they are all realistic and manageable. Let’s separate myth from reality!
The Scribe Feburary 2017
Price: Free! Words: 6,250. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
A literary publication of the St. Louis Writers Guild since 2005
The Epic Guide to Character Creation: Mentors
Series: The Busy Author's Guide, Book 9. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,730. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
This is a book that helps you craft extraordinary mentors for your main characters.
The Busy Author’s Guide Box Set 2: The Epic Guide to Character Creation: Protagonists, Antagonists, Sidekicks, and Mentors
Series: The Busy Author's Guide. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 12,830. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
A box set of four books that helps you craft the characters for your story by answering questions.
Get Your Butt in the Chair -- 33 Quick Tips You Can Use RIGHT NOW for More Productive Writing
Price: Free! Words: 22,330. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Planning is essential for making the most of your writing career, but eventually, you have stop planning and start writing. "Butt in the Chair" gives you 33 practical tips you can use right now to start upping your word count and finally start moving toward your writing goals.
The Epic Guide to Character Creation: Sidekicks
Series: The Busy Author's Guide, Book 8. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,460. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
This is a book that helps you craft extraordinary sidekicks.
YOUR STORY, MY WAY: A Memoir on Memoirs
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 85,400. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
Novelist R.D. Byron-Smith's latest memoir on how to write a memoir is "a book for inexperienced writers who don't want to look like it." It is also a worthy follow up to his bestselling True Stories I Never Told My Kids. Packed with colorful anecdotes and a treasure trove of writing tips and tools from 40 years of journalism, it's a must for anyone wanting to write a memoir or family record.
The Epic Guide to Character Creation: Antagonists
Series: The Busy Author's Guide, Book 7. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,850. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
A book that helps you craft extraordinary antagonists, whether they are tangible, substitute, or abstract antagonists.

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