Sunday, January 6, 2008

A Year of Writing Tips from The Wet Noodle Posse

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The Wet Noodle Posse had such a great time with our month of Golden Heart prep that we're giving away writing month at a time. In addition to book and critique giveaways, join Q&A sessions and read guest blogs from bestselling writers like Sherrilyn Kenyon and Gena Showalter.

Check out our line-up of topics!

January - Getting Started (goals, choosing story idea, focus, etc.)
February - Character Development (names, physical descriptions, backstory, etc.)
March - Plotting
April - Conflict
May - Research
June - Business side of Writing (market, marketing, promotion, etiquette)
July - Prepping for Conference (both for national and smaller conferences)
August - Inspiration (for stories and for keeping yourself going)
September - Writer Health (physical and mental)
October - GH Preparation
November - Writing Challenges (NaNo, BIAW, turning off the internal editor, etc.)
December - Editing/Revisions

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Gillian Layne said...

Hi Lee! I'm really enjoying all the words of wisdom over at the WNP. I'm trying to limit my postings and questions, however, so as not to wear out my welcome.:) It's such a wealth of information for a new writer like me.

Hope all is going well for you!

Lee McKenzie said...

Gillian, I'm so glad you're enjoying the WNP's blog. You might be a newbie, but you write like a pro!