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The One Page Novel Plot Formula

Download this free novel writing spreadsheet and Scrivener template. I use this structure to plot everything I write!

The Ultimate Character Questionnaire A character questionnaire can be a great way to inspire a bit (or a lot) more detail about your characters. This list has been compiled from various sources around the net and in books and also our own brains. If you see any duplicates in the list please let us know, and if you have any additional questions we haven't thought of, email us if you'd like us to add them. http://www.novel-software.com/characterquestionnaire.aspx

123 Ideas for Character Flaws - Writers Write When you're creating characters for novels, short stories, comics, and games, you have to make sure they have flaws. Nobody is interested in perfect people. They tend to be boring.

Nine follies to avoid when writing your first novel This was actually a very helpful article. If anyone plans on writing, or is in the process of doing so, read this.

MASTER LIST of Facial Expressions for Writers! This will help you set up dialogue and show how your characters are feeling. It's also helpful if you tend to use the same expressions over and over again (which lots of us do!)

Seven Most Useful Writing Apps for Authors <==I have personally used Write or Die and My Writing Spot, and both are wonderful!

The 100 greatest novels of all time: The list

The Great Gatsby. I read this because of my English A Level - and I am SOO glad it's on the curriculum! This book is a fantastic time capsule, amazingly written - it's so difficult not to just fall in love with Nick - and it tells a great love story. ~ AmyJane

Langston Hughes - prominent figure during the Harlem Renaissance and one of my favorite poets. #blackhistorymonth