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Swoon Author Hanna Nowinski: Has Anybody Seen My Motivation and If So, Could You Tell It to Contact Me ASAP?
I’ve been writing for most of my life and
therefore have absolutely no idea why I still have this image stuck in my head.
You know, this image of authors sitting in their spacious studies, sunlight
flooding in through the floor-length windows as they sit at their huge, tidy
desks, shaking their heads at their brilliant ideas as they ...
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Swoon Author Hanna Nowinski: To Outline or Not to Outline?
(Psst, the answer is to outline.)
(Except no, don’t listen to me. Do your own
(That said, I’m going to give you my
Outlines help. They really do. For obvious
reasons: you kind of wanna know where your story is going next. So you’ll know
in which direction the scene you’re writing should ...
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Swoon Author Hanna Nowinski's Editing Update: Writing – Not Really a Solitary Activity
Everyone tells you that a first draft has to do nothing but
exist. That's certainly true, but what comes after that first draft? I mean,
everyone who has ever written anything, be it a book or a school essay or a work
email, will probably agree that you at least have to read it over before
showing it to ...
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And the winning cover for MEG AND LINUS is...
My book has a cover!
Holy crickets, my fellow Swooners, I just … need a moment. I
can't stop staring at it. It's a cover! For my book! How is this real?
It was so exciting to see the votes come in over the week
and read everyone's comments, and now we have a winner! Thank you so ...
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