Jefferson and Gilbert talk about the evils of the plot yoyo.
You into vampires? How about librarians? Lots of both in the new episode, plus some great extra book recommendations. #TABA
What is ImmerseOrDie? (And you can, too!) A short explainer vid about the IOD book review club and how authors can get involved and get noticed.
New IOD video: What's the big deal about page one?
One well-chosen noun can be more evocative than an entire page of exposition.
More engaging marketing, less sleazy aftertaste.
30-sec trick for writing more original plots. #writing #writingtips
A fun way to improve your book's shelf appeal. And it's free.
Pronoun poisoning: When "he," "him," and "his" hook up with different people in the same sentence.
Proposal: let's make ImmerseOrDie an awesome indie bookclub
The #1 grammar problem with indie fiction: temporal whiplash. What it is and how to avoid it. #writing
Not all immersion busters are actually errors. Sometimes, perfectly sensible prose can backfire.
A new IOD Immersion Lab video just went up. Today's topic: Echoing Headwords.
Why stories that start with action might be killing immersion.