It's been another busy week here in the writing shed, so all I want to tell you is that I am still adding resources to the Unslush directory I mentioned a few weeks ago. I still think you will like it. And my guess is it will be with you at the start of the new year.
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Links of the week
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- Outline your novel in Notion's new timeline view – I already use Notion to plan my writing and this could be just what you're looking for.
- A list of fantastic newsletters for writers – Jane Friedman's newsletter readers shared their faves and you won't believe number.... it's Unslush Weekly!
- Boost Your Writing Income with Themed Merchandise – the artiste in me thinks this sounds grim, the other 99.5% knows it's a good idea.
- Hemingway Editor – powerful app that analyses your writing and tells you what the hell you're doing wrong – sort of.
- How To Write A Novel Using The Snowflake Method – an oldie but a goodie and a really good way to nail what your novel is about.
- How I grew my newsletter to 38,000 people in a year – so much great stuff here for anyone who wants to build an audience for pretty much anything.
- The cluster approach to reading – read several books about the same topic to get different points of view. (via For The Interested)
- How to write a killer opening – lots of good, practical tips, as we like it.
- How to Make a Fiction Podcast – something that’s not necessarily hard to do, but certainly very hard to do well.
- 21+ Ways to Build an Audience Who Will Buy Your Book
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