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January 25, 2018
Swoon Author Claire Kann: Publishing Confessional — Behind the Swoon (Please Don’t Sue Me VH1!)You decide to try to be a writer and get published. You give this dream your all. You forsake sleep...
January 18, 2018
Swoon Author Claire Kann: Dramatis Personae aka How to Be Your Most Awesome Self on the InternetsI'm going to be controversial for a minute: If your book's description or excerpt doesn't grab a...
January 11, 2018
Swoon Author Claire Kann: You've Heard of Killing Your Darlings... Now It's Time to Build a BodyIn my last post, I hinted that writing is a choice for me. Storytelling is my passion and writing is...
January 4, 2018
Swoon Author Claire Kann: Thanks, Obama (No, But Really, Thank You.)I never wanted to be a writer. Veterinarian? Yes. Pediatrician? Sure. Astronaut? Of course, but math. So much math. Although...
December 13, 2017
Swoon Author Claire Kann's Editing Update: Let's Talk About... Revisions**Yes, I am totally going to get as much mileage out of my title as humanly possible. But more than...
November 22, 2017
Swoon Author Claire Kann: Let’s Talk About NaNoWriMoJudging by the daily updates I see on Twitter and Instagram this year, at this point, you’re probably like...
March 15, 2017
And the winning cover for LET'S TALK ABOUT LOVE is...Hi, hello, good morning, good evening! I think it’s safe to say everyone in the Swoon community waits in...