Spark content

February 2019
Concepts, ideas, memorable/stand-out pitches and reading as a writer

https://write-mentor.com/2019/02/03/finding-your-great-book-idea-by-emma-smith-barton/

https://write-mentor.com/2019/02/10/pitching-new-ideas-and-hooky-concepts-by-carolyn-ward-and-emma-finlayson-palmer/

https://write-mentor.com/2019/02/19/five-tips-to-read-yourself-into-a-better-writer-%ef%bb%bfby-carolyn-ward/

https://write-mentor.com/2019/02/24/three-simple-steps-to-writing-your-perfect-hook%ef%bb%bf/

March 2019
planning, plotting and outlines and social media pros and cons

https://write-mentor.com/2019/03/10/pantsing-plotting-or-plantsing-finding-your-planning-process-by-jodi-herlick/

https://write-mentor.com/2019/03/17/plotting-like-a-pro-in-eight-easy-steps-by-chio-ojukwu/

https://write-mentor.com/2019/03/24/five-ways-to-improve-your-social-media-brand-by-m-dalto/

https://write-mentor.com/2019/03/03/social-media-pros-cons-by-marisa-noelle/

April 2019
openings and hooks and inclusivity in publishing

https://write-mentor.com/2019/03/31/writing-is-like-fishing-by-carolyn-ward%ef%bb%bf/

https://write-mentor.com/2019/04/14/openings-and-hooks-by-chio-zoe/

https://write-mentor.com/2019/04/21/first-things-first-by-lindsay-galvin/

https://write-mentor.com/2019/04/28/in-an-age-of-tldr-how-to-hook-your-reader-by-emma-read-for-spark-members/

May 2019
inciting incidents, the new world and maintaining tension and conflict

writing as a job

6 WAYS TO MAKE YOUR WRITING PAY by Simon James Green
MAKING THE MOST OF YOURSELF by Kate Wiseman
Inciting Incidents and the ‘New World Order’ — Conflict’s Big Moment
by Julie Marney Leigh
Maintain the tension: Huffing and puffing your way through a saggy middle! by Lindsay Galvin

June 2019
motivation, writing routine and sticky middles
writing for younger children

Get a routine, get motivated! By Emma Smith-Barton
Staying motivated one writing routine at a time by Chio Zoe
The ‘Write’ Moment – Identifying Obstacles & Finding What Drives You
by A.J. Sass
Hope and a Happy Ending (or, How to Write for Younger Readers)
by Emma Read

July 2019
dialogue
being on submission to publishers

Sub that Book Baby! by Marisa Noelle