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  Instagram—to me (KJ) it’s the most fun of the available social media platforms, but it’s also arguably the hardest one to get traction on, because people can’t share your posts (unless they use a sharing tool) and there’s no linking. So it can feel like...

  “When you print out your manuscript and read it, marking up with a pen, it sometimes feels like a criminal returning to the scene of a crime.” - Don Roff For many of us revisions are painful, but we've put together a simple list of ways...

  Last night, I (it’s KJ here) was on a Zoom call with 20 fellow writers, members of a long-time group of colleagues who write in varied genres and on varied topics—but we all had one universality: at this moment, early in the CoVid crisis, we’re...

  There are no shortcuts in writing. Except this one. #AmWriting SupporterMinis are bite-sized podcasts of writing advice and inspiration from one of us to all of you. This one is 7 minutes of me, KJ, talking a brilliant idea I just had and executed to help...

  Hey writers--It’s an #AmWriting #WritersTopFive of 2020, and it’s a fun one—so we just HAD to share it. These go out to supporters every Monday, and occasionally, we share one—like this one— with all of our email subscribers. Feel free to forward it to a...

  Sometimes, we fiction writers need to know things about our characters. Make that all times. So, we can sometimes go a little nutso with that, creating deep backgrounds for our protagonists and secondary or even tertiary characters. As Tabitha King told her husband, maybe you need...

  How do you know which bits to write, and which to describe? #AmWriting SupporterMinis are bite-sized podcasts of writing advice and inspiration from one of us to all of you. This one is 7 minutes of me, KJ, talking about how I figure out when I’ve...

  Hey. Thanks for being a #AmWriting supporter. We love you, man. Person. Friend. Dang it, why to the Y chromosomes get all the good cool language bits? Because #statusquo, we know. It’s all in the perception. But still. Meanwhile: important stuff. If you need this, you really...