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The dog days of summer are upon us. It’s time to eat a little, think a little, read a little, and write a little. Dead Darlings can help with it all.


Belle Brett in I’ll Have What She’s Having: The Role of Food as a Writing Enhancer discusses the many ways you can use food to enhance your novel. 


Take Jack Ferris’s quiz in Is Your Novel Ready for the Great Digital Revolution to determine if your book is ready for all things digital.


Ah, those ever important stakes in a novel. Marc Foster in Here’s the Beef on Stakes breaks it down, providing insight into a very basic issue in some works of fiction.


Just can’t get that novel completed? Kelly Robertson in Project Manage Your Novel to Done gives you some tips on how to get it done.

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