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2110, 2019

The Last Fifty Pages: The Art and Craft of Unforgettable Endings by James Scott Bell

By |October 21st, 2019|Categories: Mo Writing|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Make your writing the best it can be by working backwards! Forget first lines and elevator pitches. Do you have an ending that works? Does it mirror your beginning? Can you trace your plot backwards? Does your main character undergo a transformation? Remember plot is [...]

1610, 2019

The Write Tip: Write What You Wish with Liesl Shurtliff

By |October 16th, 2019|Categories: Mo Writing|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

We are proud to bring you a visiting author guest post by best-seller Liesl Shurtliff. We have enjoyed her take on classic fairy tales (RUMP: The True Story of Rumpelstiltskin being my personal favorite), as well as her TIME CASTAWAYS series. During this visit, Liesl shares her thoughts on [...]

2901, 2019

The Writer’s Toolkit: One Sure Way to Jump Start Your Writing

By |January 29th, 2019|Categories: Mo Writing|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Shake up your New Year’s writing resolutions by reading The Writer’s Field Guide to the Craft of Fiction by Michael Noll. You will be tempted to read through this one in a hurry, but in order to maximize its lessons, don’t. Noll breaks down pages [...]

1809, 2018

The Writer’s Toolkit: How 15 Pages Can Make or Break You

By |September 18th, 2018|Categories: Mo Writing|Tags: , |0 Comments

What makes writing irresistible to literary agents? Dr. Sandra O’ Donnell, founding member of RO Literary and book coach spills secrets from the other side of the slush pile in Your First Fifteen Pages: An agent's guide to writing a book agents will champion, editors [...]

1902, 2018

The Write Tip: Author Collaboration – Sharing the Canvas

By |February 19th, 2018|Categories: Mo Writing|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

By the authors of LEGEND OF THE LOST CAUSES, Brad McLelland & Louis Sylvester We like to call ourselves “Team Lost Causes,” and we’re awfully proud of the nickname. Back in our grad school days, when we first discovered our common interest in the Wild [...]