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Watch Your Language!

This entry is part 3 of 4 in the series Writing Terms

There are seven important things to keep in mind when crafting the language of your story. Here’s how to be demographic-specific and language conscientious as a storyteller.

Tips for a Top Writer Resume

This entry is part 3 of 3 in the series Author Business Plan

Exactly what does it take to write a top Writer Resume? It‘s different from any other kind of resume. Find out the six parts and get a list of helpful links and tools. From Jennifer Scott.

When a Manuscript is Really Ready

This entry is part 7 of 7 in the series Editing Refined

If you’re not sure whether your manuscript is really ready for publishing professionals, this is for you. Find out how to detect if something needs fixing in your story – BEFORE you submit.

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