• Your Novel This Month-www.themanuscriptshredder.com

    Your Novel This Month needs ARC readers

    I have an announcement It’s Friday and I usually have a writing-related post, but today I’m taking a break for a special announcement In just a few short months I will be releasing my first writing book. Based on my “Beginner’s Guide to NaNoWriMo” blog posts, this book breaks down contemporary plot structure into daily writing goals in order to guide the novice writer through the entire month. The August 1 release date has me in a panic to get all the details finished in time, so I have taken a short break from “shredding” other writers’ work to shred my own. (I will be announcing the pre-order soon, so look…

  • Query Swap-www.themanuscriptshredder.com
    Query Swap

    Query Swap Returns

    Query Swap (#QuerySwap) Twitter event Coming June 1, 2018 It’s Query Swap time again To help you polish your query, I’m hosting Query Swap (#QuerySwap) from 8am-8pm EST on June 1, 2018 Your hook is your selling point. It has to be perfect. But getting good feedback can often be difficult or expensive. That’s why I’m organizing the Query Swap Twitter party, an all-day event for people seeking critique partners to participate in feedback exchanges on query letters or back cover blurbs. The query swap Twitter party is designed to help writers connect with other writers. And since this is an exchange, both parties will benefit. All you need to do to…