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by PaulE
Fri, 24 Jan 2020 8:46 pm
Forum: Resources
Topic: Writing Science Fiction & Fantasy
Replies: 0
Views: 806

Writing Science Fiction & Fantasy

Brandon Sanderson runs a creative writing course at BYU. The first of his 2020 lectures is now online at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-6HOdHEeosc
by PaulE
Sun, 19 Jan 2020 8:52 am
Forum: Resources
Topic: 100 Best Writing Websites 2020
Replies: 3
Views: 722

100 Best Writing Websites 2020

Are you a fan of lists? Well this should keep you happy. 100 of the best writing websites. broken down into 10 categories.

https://thewritelife.com/best-websites- ... ters-2020/
by PaulE
Sun, 12 Jan 2020 9:14 am
Forum: Resources
Topic: Hemingway Advice
Replies: 3
Views: 1489

Re: Hemingway Advice

Oh, it's definitely there in LotR. Tolkein created a lot other material, I once read the Silmarillion, though I should have probably been in a different head space when I tried because it was a slog. But from a world building perspective, there are few to compare.
by PaulE
Fri, 02 Aug 2019 3:13 pm
Forum: Resources
Topic: Indie Helper Database
Replies: 0
Views: 2816

Indie Helper Database

A free resource for Indie Authors.

Looking for a Beta reader? An Editor? A Cover Artist? Then you may find what you're looking for here.

https://violetanedkova.com/indie-helper-database
by PaulE
Mon, 15 Jul 2019 9:30 pm
Forum: Resources
Topic: FBI Resources
Replies: 2
Views: 894

Re: FBI Resources

I'm afraid all of my knowledge about Gentlemen's Clubs comes from watching TV.
by PaulE
Mon, 15 Jul 2019 11:21 am
Forum: Resources
Topic: FBI Resources
Replies: 2
Views: 894

FBI Resources

Are you including the FBI in your story, and want to make sure you're getting the details right?

https://jerriwilliams.com/blog/7-fbi-re ... pplicants/
by PaulE
Wed, 03 Jul 2019 2:48 pm
Forum: Resources
Topic: McCracken Media Services
Replies: 0
Views: 2730

McCracken Media Services

Looking for a proofreader, copy-editor or narrator for your audio book?

McCracken Media Services have just launched. You can find them on FaceBook at https://www.facebook.com/McCrackenMedia/.

Their website will launch soon.
by PaulE
Thu, 27 Jun 2019 6:34 pm
Forum: Resources
Topic: Affordable Editing Service
Replies: 0
Views: 2475

Affordable Editing Service

A freelance editor specialising in fantasy, speculative fiction, and LGBTQIA+ fiction.

https://www.speculativesoulediting.com/
by PaulE
Tue, 18 Jun 2019 3:46 pm
Forum: Resources
Topic: Backstory
Replies: 10
Views: 1626

Re: Backstory

Working backstory organically into your story is a challenge. In some cases the reader needs to know the backstory in order to make sense of something. I've seen more than a few cases where two characters who know the backstory have a conversation along the lines of "As you know Bob ..." I...

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