"This is golden advice. I find it very difficult to figure out how to break up dialogue, but this is very clear. Basically I can separate everything out: dialogue, action, dialogue. Sounds good to me!"
Just watched your book trailer on YouTube. Nicely done! I am attempting to make a book trailer myself right now with video clips. Not sure if it is going to work out, but we'll just have to wait and see. :)"
"Okay, so it has come to my attention that there are a lot of Paranormal Romance (PNR)/Urban Fantasy (UF) books out there...I mean a lot...I mean a lot, a lot...I mean, you have no freaking clue how many PNR/UF books there are out there right now. I…"
I did see, "Don't Tell Anyone", so I think you are posting right. I agree that it gets a little confusing, but you can specifically reply to someone else's reply by clicking on the "reply" associated with their…"
"My novel Moonlight Medicine: Onset is also already out. It seems that I am a little behind the times.
As both a veterinarian and an M.D, Dr. Evelyn Eisenhart is a unique woman. Unfortunately, her abilities attract the attention of a young, handsome…"
"Hi and let me be one of the first to welcome you to Shewrites. This is a terrific site, tons of resources and innovative info. As my own bonus, you have access to my teaching site and free teachings on memoir. Just click here…"
Jen, Welcome to the novelist group. If you haven’t done so already, you might introduce yourself by telling us what you’re working on in the “Show Me Your Novel and I’ll Show You Mine” discussion.
We do a live chat at 1 EST on the first Wednesdays of each month, with instructions on how to participate in the "Our Water Cooler" box near the top of the group page. And we save the wall for discussion, but welcome links to helpful blog posts on the “Links to Helpful Blog Posts for Writers” discussion thread and to published books in the “Our Published Novels” one.
Hi and let me be one of the first to welcome you to Shewrites. This is a terrific site, tons of resources and innovative info. As my own bonus, you have access to my teaching site and free teachings on memoir. Just click here and sign up. No spam, I promise. Just great teaching tips. Enjoy! XO Jennifer
"Thank you all for the great feedback, and I'm happy if it helps clarify the Amazon conundrum.
@Olga, you strike on another point I make to people about Amazon. While all appears rosy for authors and small publishers right now, we should never…"
"I've written several nonfiction books and am now at work on a novel. This group has great advice, so am hoping you can help me: how do you mix research and writing? I was on a roll writing, realized I needed to do some research, and then - the…"