create characters
When you create characters, how far should you go to individualize their physical descriptions? What is absolutely necessary for the depiction?

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plotter or pantser?
All writers are pantsers when it comes to the finer grain structure of a novel. No one can outline down to the sentence level. All honest plotters will admit that at least some of their best ideas have come during pantsing bouts. You just have to dive in!

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desserts and books
There's so much to appreciate about a good book: the succulent storytelling, the delicious depth of characters, the sweet resolution after bitter conflict, and ... dessert! Enjoy this graphic, and make sure to whip up a sweet treat the next time you sit down to read.

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ebook publishing
Authors are still acclimating to this new world of eBook publishing, which has some asking, "Why doesn't my eBook look like my printed book?" There are practical reasons why.

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working with a ghostwriter
Ginny Carter, business book ghostwriter, book writing coach, and author, joins us for a Twitter chat about being and working with a ghostwriter. The chat is on Wed, May 18th at 4:00 pm ET.

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making an audio book
Making an audio book using Audiobook Creation Exchange (ACX) is a great way to stand out in a competitive market. Offering eBooks, audio books, and physical books boosts your professional image and increases your sales opportunities.

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promote your science fiction book
If you're getting ready to promote your science fiction book, this post will get you started connecting with groups and forums likely to embrace your work.

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