Traci’s writing links of the week. There are some real gems in there. Be sure to check out Hugh Howey’s inspirational tips!

Where Genres Collide Traci Kenworth YA Author





1. “Got an email from a reader of my craft books, who is
finally ready (he says) to complete a novel. He wanted some career advice
before taking the plunge. Below are his questions and my answers. Let’s put our
heads together and help him out. We can continue the discussion in the

[NOTE: I am
assuming the writer is going the self-publishing route, based on question #2.
If so, my opening advice is this—put your novel through the same grinding
process you would if you were going to submit it to an agent or editor. Being
indie is no allowance for being skimpy when it comes to prepping for
publication.]” Find a
genre you like. Don’t do it for the money, do it for the joy of writing. If you
write for the money, most of the time you not only…

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