Otherwhere: Almost Summer
It has come to my attention that next weekend is Memorial Day. Could somebody please tell me how that happened? And, though summer doesn’t officially start until after the solstice, we all know that Memorial Day is the unofficial beginning of long, lazy days, right? Well, if someone could show me a universe in which adults actually got to enjoy long, lazy days I’d move there in a nanosecond. In the meantime, how about some fun links to peruse in those stolen moments of your busy, crazy days? Here goes:
How to share your work and get discovered.
Creating your character’s world.
How to start writing a novel if stuck.
Should you let your creativity rest?
In honor of upcoming workshops I’m teaching, here’s some Oregon Coast porn (there’s still a few spots left in my Sitka workshop) and France porn (one spot left, but we have someone seriously interested so act now if you are, too).
Author Blogs I Like
Kathleen Tessaro’s nice piece on how she got published.
Joshilyn Jackson. (Lots of fun, but hasn’t been updated for a couple of months.)
That’s all I’ve got for author blogs (though I feel like I’m forgetting a couple of obvious ones that I read). Do you have any that you read? What I like in an author blog is getting a glimpse into their life, besides stuff about their books. I don’t mind some self-promotion because, duh, that’s the point, but I do like a bit more than just marketing. Share your favorites in the comments.
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Bridget-Now Novel (@nownovel)
Been reading your blog and saw you’ve mentioned Now Novel a few times. Thank you, Charlotte.
Charlotte Rains dixon
You are very welcome!