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Your Next Book Study:
The Emotional Craft of Fiction by Donald Maass

“Emotional craft isn’t a repackaging of old writing bromides. It’s a way of understanding what causes emotional impact on readers and deliberately using those methods. It’s a way to energize your writing with tools that are always available: your own … Continue reading

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Remington Roundup: Links to Story, Craft, and Class

We’re still in the early weeks of a new year, so it feels¬†right to kick-start a new series on the blog: the Remington Roundup. Imagine that’s me in the picture on the right, minus the polkadot shirt but, yeah, with … Continue reading

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Tapping the New Year with a Review, Advice, and a Rally Cry

The Review Right at the end of 2014, my first freelance book review went live (you can read my thoughts on MEMOIRS OF A MUSE¬†at Fig Tree Books here). Writing book reviews is a challenge for me, so it felt … Continue reading

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