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Resources for Writers/Aspiring Indie Authors

I thought I'd share some of my most popular posts about writing for all the writers and aspiring/published indie authors out there! Check back for more that will be added to the list!

A Master List of Medieval Women's Clothing 

How to Revise Like a Panster (Ft. Big Hero 6 Gifs) 

How to Write a Negative Character Arc 

7 Tips for Indie Authors 

Pre-First Draft Planning for Pantsers

Best Resources for Writers 


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