It’s been a writing week! My book (the first in my fantasy series) is almost finished. It’s only draft #1746. But that’s okay, because rewriting is a good thing! So naturally I’m very excited and writing like crazy (hit 70k) and have been reading a few blog-writing-posts.
Don’t forget our Being Bookish linkUP which is still running (it’s open all month!). You can linkUP old reviews or new reviews, just don’t forget to sign in the linky.
And then we’ll be having our regular SOC Sunday LinkUP! It’s fun, really! And, as they say, the more the merrier. We’d love to have you!!
Here is an awesome article on dialogue tags verses action beats. In short — always use “said”! I love this article! It explains the reasoning’s of using “said” so well.
And, considering I’m on a writing-wave at the moment, here’s another inspiring article on decluttering your writing. Get rid of useless words!
I like keeping track of my book’s progress (as you can see with my word count-meter on the sidebar). Want to make a wordcount-meter for your blog?
And publishing (I’m nowhere near being ready, but I can plan, can’t I?)…here’s an article on does age matter in publishing.