Articles on Writing

If this were a book, these articles on writing would be in an appendix.


That's because the material is far too good to leave out, but the content isn't clearly enough linked to other pages to put it with the rest.

Some of these articles are my own, and some are those others will write for me. All are about writing, editing or self-publishing, the general focus of this site.

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If you want to submit an article, please contact me. Please note that I will provide one non-affiliate link to the site of your choice in the bio box.

Articles on Writing

Baby Boomer Writers
Writing a Memoir
Yes You Can! Write a Report or E-course
Part 1: An Introduction to The Long Tail 
Part 2: The Long Tail And Self-Publishing
Part 3: The Long Tail And Self-Publishing Filters
Part 4: The Self-Publishing Kangaroo And The Long Tail
First Time Self-Publishers: Find a Mentor
Computer Tips For Writers
How to be a Mystery Writer Without Confusing Your Readers
How To Market Your Book: Lee Fodi Interview
Can You Make Money With Your Book?
Writing Group Rules for a Writing Critique Group
Do You Need a Free PDF Writer?
When To Self-Publish And When To Use A Trade Publisher: Lee Fodi Interview
Self-Edit by Cutting Calories -- Chapter 3 of Get Your Writing Fighting Fit
Character In Conflict -- The Godfather
Must-Read Review of Apple's Pages
Results of the Self Publishers' Survey
Proust's Questions
Tips and Formatting Microsoft Word
Create a Marketing Plan When Self Publishing Your Books
Using a Buyer Persona to Market Your BookMarketing a New Product: Three Free Marketing Tips To Sell Your Book
The Hidden Cost Of A Free ISBN


Book Reviews of Books for Writers

Book Review of The First Five Pages
78 Reaons Why Your Book May Never Be Published and 14 Reasons Why It Just Might
Get Your Writing Fighting Fit: Editing Secrets Revealed

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