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How to Punctuate Dialogue: A Guide for Writers

November 26, 2018 - Perfecting your Craft - 6 Comments

Do you use single or double quote marks for dialogue? Find out here. Click To Tweet The rules of punctuating written dialogue, whether in fiction or non-fiction, are tricksy little creatures. Despite our exposure to hundreds of thousands of dialogue lines, writers aren’t always familiar with how to punctuate a scene where characters are speaking ... read more »

15 of the Best Online Writing Communities for Aspiring Authors

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[Updated 01/16/2019] As enjoyable and fulfilling as writing can be, the truth is that it’s often a solitary endeavor. While we might romanticize the focused artist typing away while imaginary worlds and narratives swirl inside their minds — authors know the truth: writing can get lonely. And moreover, when you’re working on a one-person project, ... read more »

Ask an Award-Winning Literary Publicist #2 First Steps and Social Media

November 12, 2018 - Book Marketing - 1 Comment

Sandra Goroff is a veteran award-winning literary publicist with Reedsy. Over her illustrious 30-year (and counting) career, she has worked in-house at Houghton Mifflin and represented authors the likes of Clive Cussler, Maurice Sendak, Chris Van Allsburg, Hollywood legend Kirk Douglas, and former president Jimmy Carter. In her second guest post, Sandy will answer questions ... read more »

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