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Swoon Author Danika Stone: 10 Things I Wish I Knew BEFORE I Published My First Book
No matter how
prepared you think you are when you publish
a book, the actual experience is bound to throw you a few curves. This post is
full of those helpful little things I WISH I’d known before that exciting (and
terrifying!) process began. Book-hacks, if you will. This is your
hand-guide to surviving the writing process: from the ...
All the Feels,
Swoon Author Danika Stone: My AWESOME New York Adventure
There are iconic moments in every author’s life.
The first contract. The first book signing. The first fan art to emerge from
the depths of the internet.Each event carries
a special weight, but one has been at the top of my writerly bucket list
forever: A trip to New York! It’s been my dream to travel to ...
All the Feels,
Swoon Author Danika Stone: INTERNET FAMOUS and the Four Books That Kept Me Writing
My writing goes in
phases. I’m either in the “can’t type the
words fast enough” part or the “words
won’t come so I’m fighting every sentence” part. Obviously, the first
option is better when it comes to accomplishing something, and that means
getting into flow.
To do this, I read!
The books that
spark my muse ...
Swoon Author Danika Stone: The Power of Fangirling
I’m a positive person. I’m happy at six a.m. in
December and I’m getting up in the dark and I’m happy when it’s scorching
mid-August and I’m hiding in the basement. According to my mother I’m wired
that way, but I think there’s more to it. When I saw this tweet ...
Swoon Author Danika Stone: Forget Virtual Reality, I Want BOOKS!
The other day I
played my first virtual reality game. In it, I was able to stand on top of
Mount Ranier and look over the edge, I floated at the bottom of the ocean, and
played with the planets in a virtual solar system. It was a very cool
experience! I enjoyed each and every one of the virtual ...