The Golden Heart Part 3: T’is the Season to Sparkle and Shine

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14 Links to Help You Polish Your Entry:

Brian A. Kelms’s 25 ways to improve your writing
http://www.writersdigest.com/whats-new/25-ways-to-improve-your-writing-in-30-minutes-a-day

Fae Rowan on ways to spark your writing
http://writersinthestorm.wordpress.com/2013/10/02/seven-ways-to-spark-your-writing-with-golden-lines/

Jami Gold on storytelling
http://jamigold.com/2013/04/why-is-storytelling-ability-so-important/

Joanna Bourne’s posts on writing techniques
http://jobourne.blogspot.com/search/label/Technical%20Topics

Shannon Donnelly on dialogue:
http://writersinthestorm.wordpress.com/2012/11/05/writer-strong-is-your-dialog-doing-double-duty/

Jane Friedman on openings
http://janefriedman.com/2013/08/30/pitfalls-in-story-openings/

Chuck Sambuchino on openings
http://writersinthestorm.wordpress.com/2013/09/11/how-to-start-your-novel/

Kara Lennox’s series on fixing plots
http://writersinthestorm.wordpress.com/?s=kara+lennox+plot+fix

Janice Hardy’s guest blog on solving writing problems
http://jamigold.com/2013/10/4-tips-to-solve-99-of-your-writing-problems/

Laura Griffin on page turners
http://romanceuniversity.org/2012/03/29/keep-them-turning-the-pages-by-laura-griffin/

Alicia Rasley on pacing
http://www.aliciarasley.com/index.php/q-a-help-i-need-the-secret-tricks-of-pacing-free/

Hope Ramsay on saggy middles
http://www.rubyslipperedsisterhood.com/writing-to-the-middle/

K.M. Weiland on self-editing
http://www.helpingwritersbecomeauthors.com/2013/06/how-i-self-edit-my-novels-15-steps-from.html

Mary Keeley’s post on checking your manuscript
http://www.booksandsuch.biz/blog/is-your-manuscript-ready-to-submit/

Related Posts in the Golden Heart Series:

Golden Heart Part 1: Judging the Contest

Golden Heart Part 2: Entering the Contest

Future Posts in the Golden Heart Series:

Dec. 2013-Mar. 2014    Click here to follow my blog.

What other tips do you have to share?

Comments

  1. K.M. Weiland says:

    Thanks for sharing the link to my post! I’m glad you enjoyed it.

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