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Tag Archives: Writer Unboxed
By Laura Drake In the spirit of full disclosure, the seed for this blog was something I read over on Writer Unboxed about quirky character names. It got me thinking. I don’t know about you, but character names are as … Continue reading
Blogging Guest: Donald Maass — It’s Not About The Cougar
We’re huge Donald Maass fans here at WITS. We’ve got all his books. Mine are dog-eared. He has a way of breaking down critical craft points and making them easy to understand. He’s graciously allowed us to repost a blog … Continue reading
Posted in Blogging Guests, Craft Tagged Craft, Donald Maass, novel writing, tension, Writer Unboxed, Writers in the Storm, writing, Writing Craft 29 Comments
Plot vs. Character – Which Side are You On?
Before I jump into today’s post, I just want to remind you to stop back on Friday for our next Fabulous Friday guest blogger, multi-published author, Louisa Bacio! Part 1 of a series This part brought to you by Laura Drake. Check … Continue reading
Posted in Craft, This week at Crit Group Tagged Blake Snyder, character, Donald Maas, Fae Rowen, Glen Strathy, Laura Drake, Linda George, novel writing, plot vs character, plotting, Randy Ingermanson, Save the Cat!, T.N. Tobias, Writer Unboxed, Writers in the Storm, writing, Writing Craft 37 Comments
Mash-up of Magnificence #3
by Jenny Hansen All of us at Writers In The Storm had so much FUN in April…did you? We had amazing guest posts (thanks Tara Taylor Quinn and Pamela Kaye Tracy!), the sweeping Safari Journal from Fae Rowen and some … Continue reading
Posted in Miscellaneous, This week at Crit Group Tagged Bob Mayer, Chris Brogan, Contest, Donald Maass, Fae Rowen, Going To The Chapel, Jenny Hansen, Jody Hedlund, Kristen Lamb, Laura Drake, Lyn Horner, Pamela Kaye Tracy, publishing with amazon, Randy Ingermanson, Safari Journal, Sharla Rae, Tara Taylor Quinn, Victoria Mixon, Writer Unboxed, Writers in the Storm, Writing Craft 7 Comments
Mash-up of Magnificence #2
by Jenny Hansen Have you read all the links in Part 1 yet? We’ve been busy at work for you here at Writers in the Storm and I’m delighted to get to share so many fantastic links with you. There are … Continue reading
Mash-up of Magnificence #1
by Jenny Hansen There are exciting things happening here at Writers in the Storm! Besides this first installment of our Mash-up of Magnificence, we’re excited to welcome Tara Taylor Quinn next Saturday. She’ll be stopping by on her blog tour … Continue reading
Posted in Inspiration, Miscellaneous Tagged Bookends, Christie Craig, D.A. Watt, Fae Rowen, Faye Hughes, Jenny Hansen, Kim Lionetti, Kristen Lamb, Laura Drake, M. Louisa Locke, Mash-up of Magnificence, Michele Blaker, Randy Ingermanson, Sharla Rae, Shoshanna Evers, StoryFix, Tahereh Mafi, Tara Taylor Quinn, Writer Unboxed, Ylanne Sorrows 3 Comments