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Writer Unboxed · 5h ago

The Magic Wand of Generosity

This week I presented a webinar with (the amazing) Jane Friedman, and in the Q&A, someone ...
Writer Unboxed · 1d ago

Writing through the Soggy, Infuriating, Anxiety-Inducing Middle

I’ve just blasted through the first act of my new work in progress. It was like falling in love again, my passion ablaze for this new subject and new characters. My fingers flew over the key...
Writer Unboxed · 2d ago

Fresh Starts–Spring Cleaning for Your Creativity

Spring! Outside my window, a blue jay is trumpeting his presence. A herd of pigeons and fi...
Writer Unboxed · 3d ago

Suspense and Suspension of Disbelief: A Look at a Master

In last month’s music video, I mentioned that suspense rests on the suspension of disbelief.  If readers feel your story is contrived, they aren’t going to care how it turns out.  In the com...
Writer Unboxed · 4d ago

Embracing Perseverance

per·se·vere, /pərsəˈvir/ verb – To continue in a course of action even in the face of diff...
Writer Unboxed · 5d ago

The Emotional Roller Coaster Of Revisions

Please welcome Maya Rock as our guest today. In 2010, she founded Fresh Ink Book Editing t...
Writer Unboxed · 5d ago

Take Five: Greer Macallister and Girl in Disguise

It’s our pleasure to introduce you to Greer Macallister’s latest novel, Girl in Disguise. Macallister’s novel releases on March 21st of this year. We also get to congratulate Greer on her ne...
Writer Unboxed · 6d ago

Low-tech Tools for Writers

Warning: Hacks for Hacks tips may have harmful side effects on your writing career, and should not be used by minors, adults, writers, poets, scribes, scriveners, journalists, or anybody. We...
Writer Unboxed · 1w ago

Not-So-Great Expectations: The Chic of Skepticism

Waiting for Them To Get It If you follow tennis, you may know Dominic Thiem. Currently at ...
Writer Unboxed · 1W ago

Flog a Pro: would you pay to turn the first page of this bestseller?

4 years of Flog a Pro votes It’s hard to believe that we’ve been doing this for this long—...