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Writing Styles I love: @Janice_Hardy

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Janice Hardy: Fiction University

“When Janice was first developing her writing skills, she was often frustrated by books that told her what she should be doing, but didn’t provide a clear picture on how to do it.

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The Benefits of a Genre-Specific Critique Group

If you’re blessed, as I am, to have some of the best critique partners…, you undoubtedly realize the benefit of having a watchful pair of eyes to run over your manuscripts, a merciless tongue to point out the weak points, and a gentle (and sometimes not-so-gentle) touch to encouragingly push you back onto your feet for another go. 844 more words

Speculative Fiction Writers

The Shifter (The Healing Wars #1) by Janice Hardy

The Shifter turned out to be nothing like what I was expecting. I didn’t not enjoy it yet I was never completely excited to pick it up and keep reading. 318 more words


2015 Special Appearance: Janice Hardy

Janice Hardy is the author of the teen fantasy trilogy The Healing Wars, including The Shifter, Blue Fire, and Darkfall from Balzer+Bray/Harper Collins. The Shifter, was chosen for the 2014 list of “Ten Books All Young Georgians Should Read” from the Georgia Center for the Book. 114 more words


Interested in a Free Revision Workshop?

It’s here and free. If  you have a work in progress (WIP) or competed a draft manuscript, you’ll love this opportunity to walk through a detailed revision with… 96 more words

Writing Tips

Literary Linking 21/02/15

From Book Riot, What Not to Say to Bookstore Employees. From the pretentious (“I only read signed copies”) to the downright rude (“I’m buying this on my Kindle while we’re talking”), here’s a basic list of things not to say to bookstore employees. 268 more words