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July 19, 2018
Swoon Author Danielle Banas: Finding the Perfect Superhero Name (Plus a Quiz!)
Are you the brash Red Comet or the mysterious Iron Phantom? Take the quiz find out which Morriston super you are!
July 17, 2018
Swoon Author Natalie Williamson: Titles Aren't Necessarily... Set in Stone
Natalie Williamson's debut novel has a shiny new title! Come find out what it is.
July 16, 2018
Guest Author Maurene Goo: How I Draft by Avoiding It Until I Have No Choice But to Write
The hardest part about being a writer is often finding the time to write. Guest author Maurene Goo shares some tips.
July 12, 2018
Swoon Author Danielle Banas: Behind the Spandex of THE SUPERVILLAIN AND ME
The author of THE SUPERVILLAIN AND ME shares five fun behind-the-scenes facts about her writing process.
July 6, 2018
Swoon Author SM Koz: Taking Control of the Writing Life
Having trouble balancing real life with the writing life? SM Koz has some Type A-author suggestions for getting it done.
July 2, 2018
Guest Author Ashley Woodfolk: Finding Inspiration Everywhere
Don’t decide what “kind” of writer you are too soon. Instead, be open to inspiration that can come from anywhere.
June 28, 2018
Swoon Author Kate Evangelista: The Wait
Patience may be a virtue, but for writers it's a necessity. Kate Evangelista shares her experience with The Wait.
June 27, 2018
Swoon Author Vicky Skinner's Editing Update: Turns Out Editing Is the Actual Best
Some authors hate the editing process, but Vicky Skinner loves it! Find out why.
June 21, 2018
Swoon Author SM Koz: So Much More Than Amazing
Getting published comes with a whole range of emotions. Swoon author SM Koz shares her take!
June 21, 2018
Swoon Author Shana Silver: REVERSE Has a Cool New Title!
Shana Silver's debut novel has a new title! Come see what your soon-to-be favorite sci-fi hacker story is now called.
June 20, 2018
Swoon Author Katy Upperman's Editing Update: Digging Deeper
There were some unique issues to take into consideration while editing Katy Upperman's second novel.
June 18, 2018
Guest Author Aminah Mae Safi: Ask Why, Not How
I’ve gotten a lot of questions, as people have begun reading my debut Not the Girls You're Looking For...
June 15, 2018
Swoon Author Alex Evansley: Publishing Confessional, Take Two
I’ll be honest in saying that when I initially submitted the OG draft of Love Scene, Take Two to...
June 13, 2018
Swoon Author Chani Lynn Feener's Editing Update: Ready For It This Time
Going into edits for Between Frost and Fury, I had a much better understanding of what to expect. Which was...
June 8, 2018
Swoon Author Alex Evansley: Feels Like Summer, Take Two
WHAT’S UP, GUYS. And happy summer! I hope you’re all through exams and/or on summer break and...
June 7, 2018
Building the Perfect YA Prom
For a lot of people, prom is a magical high school memory. The perfect outfit, the perfect date, the perfect...
June 6, 2018
Swoon Author Jennifer Honeybourn's Editing Update: A Learning Process
I love a shiny new idea, but first drafts are not super easy for me. This is probably because I...
May 31, 2018
Swoon Author Danielle Banas' Editing Update: An Actual Emotional Rollercoaster
This was my family and friends when I told them I had received my first edit letter: “What?” they said...
May 24, 2018
Swoon Author Shani Petroff: Based on Another True Story
I love taking something that happened to me, twisting it around, adding new elements, taking out a bunch of others...
May 23, 2018
Swoon Author SM Koz's Editing Update: Embrace the Delete Button
I should start by pointing out that I know I’m an oddball when it comes to editing. I actually...
May 21, 2018
Meet the Author of LOST IN THE NEVER WOODS, Aiden Thomas!
Meet the third of three amazingly talented authors joining the Swoon Reads family, Aiden Thomas! We were completely sucked in...