Monday Tips: Don’t forget to comment on other’s blogs, & scrapbooking tips for making characters come alive

Here are a couple of things I found while trolling the internet:

 

 

From the Creative Penn a writing tip. If you are having trouble making your characters come alive, create a scrapbook page of faces that fit your characters, drawn from…junk mail, newspaper and magazine ads, stock photo websites, travel brochures, local newspapers. To read more, click on this link:  http://www.thecreativepenn.com/2011/07/18/visual-character-map/

 

From Writer’s Digest 10 Ways Writers Lose Blog Traffic, Number 7 reminds us all to read (and comment) on other people’s blogs. To read the whole piece, click on this link: http://www.writersdigest.com/whats-new/10-ways-writers-lose-blog-traffic-and-alienate-readers

 

 

Do you have any tips that you found on the internet that you’d like to pass on? Feel free to drop a comment in the box below.

 

Have a great week!

 

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