elumish: For the people who are angry at this post, here are the points: 1. You can’t just say that a character is gay (or bisexual, pansexual, asexual, trans, etc.) and not actually talk about it in the story. Most… Read more

RT @InventingRealit: What exactly is an author platform? https://t.co/XrUVgTNuIJ #amwriting #authormarketingtips #AuthorPlatform

What exactly is an author platform? https://t.co/XrUVgTNuIJ #amwriting #authormarketingtips #AuthorPlatform — Rob Bignell, Editor (@InventingRealit) July 13, 2018 https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js from Twitter https://twitter.com/IridescentWings

A Few Tips and Resources for Writing POC Characters

this-is-not-native: writeworld: Anonymous asked: do you have any tips for writing poc characters when you, yourself, are white? The simple, honest answer is that you need to be very careful because you have never been a POC and therefore are… Read moreA Few Tips and Resources for Writing POC Characters

RT @christineexists: it is so much easier for me to call the book I poured myself into for 3.5 years, the book I worked my butt off to get published, a “garbage fire” than to admit I’m really proud of it. but I AM proud of it. & I hope you’re proud of that Thing you worked real hard on too ♥️♥️

it is so much easier for me to call the book I poured myself into for 3.5 years, the book I worked my butt off to get published, a “garbage fire” than to admit I’m really proud of it.but I… Read moreRT @christineexists: it is so much easier for me to call the book I poured myself into for 3.5 years, the book I worked my butt off to get published, a “garbage fire” than to admit I’m really proud of it. but I AM proud of it. & I hope you’re proud of that Thing you worked real hard on too ♥️♥️

unu-nunium: glyndarling: hazeldomain: writedreamlie: lizardywizard: juliedillon: note to self: just because someone did the thing you were thinking about doing, and did it way better than you could ever hope to do, doesn’t mean it would be stupid or pointless… Read more

unu-nunium: glyndarling: hazeldomain: writedreamlie: lizardywizard: juliedillon: note to self: just… https://t.co/hwqIJzEZVJ

unu-nunium: glyndarling: hazeldomain: writedreamlie: lizardywizard: juliedillon: note to self: just… https://t.co/hwqIJzEZVJ — Stephanie (@IridescentWings) July 13, 2018 https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js from Twitter https://twitter.com/IridescentWings

YA novel: *has supernatural elements*critics: THE NEXT HARRY POTTER YA novel: *has love triangle* critics: THE NEXT TWILIGHT YA novel: *is a dystopian novel* critics: THE NEXT HUNGER GAMES critics: YA NOVELS CAN NEVER BE ORIGINAL critics: THEY’RE ALWAYS JUST… Read more