This page is dedicated to sharing writing resources that have proven to be helpful to me. The craft of writing is never stagnant. If you’re currently pursuing a career as a novelist, starting out or just thinking about doing so, I hope these resources will help!
Mini Movie Method at Screenwritingu — AMAZING plotting method!!!
How to Start Writing a Book — 9 Sources of Blockbuster Ideas at the blog, Writania.
Catherine Caffeinated – Great blog and great article about the 11 sizzling ingredients in a great book description.
Some good tips for writing cleaner and faster: Writing Better Fiction Faster. A LOT of free material to glean through here.
A great article link can be found here: The 22 rules of storytelling, according to Pixar. I love lists that have the power to stimulate my imagination and get me out of a writing jam. Thanks Kottke!
If you want to explore the Dramatica Pro method of storytelling, Dramaticapedia is a good way to start. The Dramatica way is a mind-bender which I have vowed to master. Until then, I’ll take all the help jamming it into my brain that I can get.
If videos are your preferred learning method, check out Kaye Dacus’ blog “Becoming a Writer: Advice from Best Selling Authors.“
I’ll continually add to this list as I come across information, so check back often!