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December 13, 2016
10 Things All Book Lovers Do During the HolidaysYou’ve decked the halls with stacks of books, strings of lights, and, well, more books. Now all you have...
May 11, 2016
Active vs. Passive Voice: Bring Your Writing to Life... with Zombies!Hi, Swooners! I’m here to give you a quick refresher on a super-fun grammar topic—active and passive voice...
January 13, 2016
Swoon Reads Behind the Scenes: Managing EditorialMany people don’t realize that Managing Editorial is even a department in all publishing houses—I certainly didn’t...
December 9, 2015
Proofread Those Errors Away!Congratulations, Swooners! You’ve just finished NaNoWriMo! Give yourself a pat on the back! Okay, celebration’s over. Now roll...
October 16, 2015
Build Your Own Kissing Scene with Swoon Libs! (Part II)It's time for another round of Swoon Libs! For those who don’t know what the heck we’re...
August 21, 2015
Build Your Own Meet-Cute with Swoon Libs!Have you all played Mad Libs? (If you answered no, you may not have grown up in the ’90s and...
June 17, 2015
INFOGRAPHIC: Writer’s Block “Do’s and Don’ts”Trying to write and hitting a wall? Here are some tips to help you get unstuck! (Click on the image...