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April 6, 2017
Swoon Author Cindy Anstey: The Art of People Watching
Hello Swoon Readers, Can you believe it? The release of Duels & Deception is just around the corner and I...
January 2, 2017
Writing Prompt: What's Your Main Character's Resolution?
HAPPY NEW YEAR, SWOONERS!!! Now that we're all (hopefully) well-rested and well-fed from the holidays, it's time to...
December 20, 2016
Character Development (As Sung by Disney)
How many of you have seen Moana? If you haven’t, you should go watch it immediately. Because Lin-Manuel Miranda...
August 11, 2016
Swoon Author Karole Cozzo: Get to Know Your Characters
As a proud and prolific planner, I’m a huge fan of character development worksheets. I dare say one of...
June 14, 2016
Stick the Landing: Bringing Your Ending Full-Circle
A few weeks ago, I talked about how beginnings are hard, and one of the things that makes them so...
August 18, 2015
Character and the Three Stages of Fangirling
I’ve always said that the thing that really truly attracts me to a book – novel, any kind of media...
January 23, 2015
How to Develop Your Characters
Characters are an essential part of the story-telling process. Whether we are cheering on a hero we want to succeed...