Links of Interest
COPYRIGHT: General overview of copyright.
CRAFT: How you can use the sense of smell to do more than make a scene come alive.
CRAFT: Sometimes, telling is better than showing. Really.
INSPIRATIONAL ROMANCE: An agent talks about what it is and isn't.
MULTICULTURAL ROMANCE: An agent talks about what it is and isn't.
SINGLE TITLE ROMANCE: An agent talks about what it is and isn't.
FORENSICS: Hand-sniffers to find bodies.
GRAMMAR: Who, Whom, Which, That. How to get these annoying words right.
PLOTTING: Getting cause and effect in the right order.
ARTICLES: Huge list of links to articles, many aimed at children's authors.
GRAMMAR RESOURCES: Links to online resources.
WARNING: The ebook delivery service Scribd.com is now selling legally-free ebooks and keeping the profit.
PROMOTION: Advice on visiting book clubs.
BLOGGING: Resources for blogging.
Magic, Monsters and Amour: Creating a Believable Paranormal, Fantasy, or SF World. October 4-31, 2010 at SavvyAuthors.com October 4-31, 2010 at SavvyAuthors.com
Are vampires, fairies, and space aliens real? If you create the right background for your paranormal romance, they will be to a reader. I'll show you how to create a fantasy or paranormal background from scratch and how to make it utterly believable.
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