Some more great writing links!

Loleta Abi Author & Book Blogger

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Five
Links…8/9/19

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Writing:

1. https://annerallen.com/2019/08/decline-mainstream-fiction/
“Choosing a genre for your novel is one of the toughest challenges for many new
writers. This week both former agentNathan Bransfordand current agentJessica Faustwrote posts telling authors their books
must have a genre. But new writers may not know why this has become such a
hard-and-fast rule, or why the publishing world has become so fragmented.

Some writers may think that they can just
go indie, bypass all those agent rules, and they won’t need no stinkin’ genres.

Unfortunately, that’s not the case.
Categories are even more important if you’re selling through Amazon and other
online retailers.”

2. https://www.janefriedman.com/metaphor-and-imagery/
“Metaphors, similes, and creative imagery can be useful, creative tools for
relaying emotion. In case you don’t remember, a metaphor,according to Reedsy, is
“a literary device that imaginatively draws a comparison between two unlike things.
It…

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