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  • From Passion To Page; A Guide To Finding Your Voice
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    I have been asked many a times to critique/edit books. It isn't something I'm opposed to, but I find most writers can help themselves with the basics. The rest is up to the readers or to editors to find. These are tips that I have given, along with info I have compiled throughout the internet. Also available are opini...

  • unstuck ✎ writing advice
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    effective strategies on planning and writing stories that get finished and read.

  • When Creativity is Blocked
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    What writer's block is, why it happens, and strategies that might actually help. *Includes actual citations* (In case you care. Which you should.)

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  • Your Creative Well (How to Unlock Your Creativity and Reach Your True Potential)
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    Do you struggle with coming up with ideas? Do you pause in the middle of a project, stuck and unsure what to do next? Do you have a hard time focusing your energy and staying productive? Your Creative Well is the guide that will help you unlock your creativity and reach your true potential! EVERYONE is capable of crea...

  • Write On!
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    How to get the story out of your head and on the page. A collection of blog posts full of writing tips and encouragement. Writing is an ongoing learning experience and whether your a successful novelist or about to pen your first book, there's always room for tips and encouragement. I'll be posting weekly instalements...

  • How to Write Horror: Telling Stories That Will Leave a Reader Terrified
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    Writing advice from horror writer T.L. Bodine, author of the TNT Horror Contest Grand Prize Winner as well as life-long horror fan, critic, and contributor to the horror e-zine Ravenous Monster. How do you make stories that are actually scary? Here's a guide that explores the psychology of horror and the nuts-and-bo...

  • How to Write Science Fiction
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    "Science fiction writers foresee the inevitable, and although problems and catastrophes may be inevitable, solutions are not." - Isaac Asimov This piece is intended as a bit of a Help guide, a point of reference and hopefully something people will enjoy, as ultimately all of you will have different experiences reading...

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  • How to Write Fanfiction
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    How to Write Fanfiction is a writing resource that contains tips and tricks on crafting fanfiction stories - by the community, for the community. This guide will serve as a helpful point of reference for fanfiction writers both old and new. We ultimately hope to encourage Wattpadders to immerse themselves in the limit...

  • #HowToAuthor: Drafting & Revision
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    Advice for writing book-shaped things and getting them traditionally published. This series will cover everything from querying to agent fit, to building a platform and marketing yourself.

  • Write Better: Tips and tricks
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    The guide for aspiring fiction writers who want to improve, sharpen, review, and/or learn. Warning! This book encourages editing and contains many tips that often require revision. Practice makes perfect, and it's good to workout your mental muscles. The more you do now, the better your writing will be later (becau...

  • Edit like an Editor: A Wattpad Featured Guide ✔
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    *A WATTPAD FEATURED GUIDE* *Highest Ranking #5 in Non-Fiction's HOT List* *Ranked #1 in #editor, #1 in #publishing, and #1 in #grammar* • Do you find yourself with too many typos? • Do grammar and spelling tools not always find your slip-ups? • Is English grammar just not your thing? • Are you a victim of writer's blo...

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  • The Writer's Handbook - Write & Publish Like Industry Professionals
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    A book chock full of information and tips for writers at every stage of their writing process from concept to publishing. © E A Carter 2017 All Rights Reserved.

  • How to Write Stories People Will Love
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    If you're a writer struggling to improve your craft, this book can help. It breaks down the basics of a good story and good writing. It'll also provide a few tips on how to stay motivated. There's no magical formula for instantly likable stories, but you can lay a strong foundation for a future full of writing that fu...

  • We Call This Writing
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    A guide full of tips and tricks that hopefully doesn't recount the same old stuff in every other writing book under the sun, Wattpad and published alike. Covering everything from helpful resources like Susanna's Pacemaker to treating setting like character. Here's the link for all my shareable resources: https://docs...

  • How To Write Serialised Fiction
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    Love writing but find it hard to finish projects? Looking for a new approach to telling stories? Embracing serialisation can help you be more productive and get more readers. In this guide I share what I've learned while writing A Day of Faces, my serial which hit #7 in the science fiction chart here on Wattpad, won a...

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  • Hook Your Reader
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    [ON HOLD] Nobody will ever know how incredible your book is if they don't read it. And for that you need a hook. A unique opening line that touches the core of the story, that temptingly hints to what they'll find inside, that compels your reader to read on. Here are ten tips to hook your reader and get more rea...

  • Wattpad Confidential: Proven Reader Engagement Techniques
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    BEFORE YOU PUBLISH A NEW BOOK, READ THIS ONE FIRST! Are you a rookie to Wattpad? Are you a veteran on Wattpad? Are you struggling to get reads? Are you tired of advice books that were written by people who published before 2013? Following this advice, I went from less...

  • 11 Ways to Wattpad like a Pro!
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    11 Top tips and tricks to get the most out of Wattpad! From a Watty Award winning author with over 30 million reads online.

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  • Young Person's Guide to Publishing
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    The Young Person's Guide to Publishing answers your most burning questions about publishing, describes the publishing options available to someone under 18, and helps you avoid the pitfalls that can keep your book from selling.

  • FAQ
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    The Wattpad Talent Scouts answer your most frequently asked questions.

  • Advice From Writers
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    As Talent Scouts, we get to talk and interact with many different writers every day. We are always listening and learning from these interactions, and we see how every Wattpad journey is unique and how different strategies work for different people. We are very happy to share some of this advice and experiences with y...

  • How to Write Adventure
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    Helpful hints on writing, with focussed tips on getting the most out of crafting adventure.

  • How to Write Paranormal
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    Helpful hints on writing, with a focus on best utilizing and subverting common paranormal tropes.

  • Your Guide to Writing a Killer Thriller
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    Want to write a killer thriller? This guide contains tricks and tips that will navigate you through the various aspects of a thriller novel. Find answers to the questions that have been burning on your mind.

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  • Behind Wattpad: Insights on Writing from Working at Wattpad
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    I've been on Wattpad for 6 years now. I came here as a writer, and today I'm an employee. Half of my time has been spent behind a desk here. I've never stopped being a writer while I'm here, and I'm always on a quest to figure out how to write, what to do, and how you find success here. I want to take everything I've...

  • How To Get Reads, Votes, and Comments - A Guide
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    How do I get more reads, votes, and comments? If you find yourself asking that question, then I have some answers for you. What can you do to reach out to readers and potential readers? How can you encourage readers to comment and vote? What are all the different ways you can promote your stories? This #1 ranking...

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  • Community News & Updates
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    Ambassadors are known for always being there to answer questions or offer guidance and assistance in your time of need. But that's a very small part of what we do. We're also here to help make your Wattpad experience the very best it can be. Did you know that we manage in the region of 45 community profiles? and that...

  • How to Become a Better Writer: A Wattpad Guide
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    Some basic writing tips to help you become a more effective storyteller.

  • Crafting Your Best Story
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    Discover the craft of writing so that you can write your best story. Here are 26 tips to help you get unstuck. 2nd Edition. Hi Wattpadders! This is a new, improved and expanded version of Crafting Your Best Story. Half the book is uploaded here, but if you want to read the whole thing for free, just sign up for my Ell...

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