Saturday, September 21, 2013

Bookish Links to Get You Through the Weekend

In case your weekend plans don't include much time for writing, here's a few links to help assuage any writer's guilt:

Folio Lit Co-founder, Scott Hoffman, and NYT best selling author, Brendon Burchard, have a 50-minute video (it's worth every minute) for writers on how to develop a platform

They discuss working with agents, self-publishing, traditional publishing and solid tips on how to write and market yourself. See here:

If you want to make your characters more three dimensional, check out the soon-to-be released, The Negative Trait Thesaurus and The Positive Trait Thesaurus, by Angela Ackerman and Becky Puglisi:  

And just for giggles, here's a "rap" sure to tickle Jane Austen and/or Downtown Abbey fans:


  1. A Jane Austen rap. :) That just makes me smile.

    1. Oh me too. I just saw the new episode of Downtown Abbey yesterday too. Had to grin. Thanks for stopping by.