2015 October 21. That’s the anniversary date for the publication of the first three books by M.A. Lee, the Game set.

View the trailers through these links.

Game of Secrets trailer

Game of Spies trailer

Watch the Game of Hearts trailer.

 

Over at Writers Ink Services, the blog series on 13 Bits of Advice to Start Writing in ending. The final blog is focused on the hardest problem all writers face. Newbie, Wannabe, Gonnabe, and Be ~ all writers struggle with one simple thing :: How to Keep Writing.

Writers Ink has a few resources for writers. While some are directed specifically for newbies, they are excellent guides for writers anywhere in their journey.

Writers Resources

from Writers Ink

To gain a professional writer’s perspective, Writers Ink as the Think like a Pro Writer series.

Think like a Pro

 

The first book in the series, Think  like a Pro, presents 7 lessons to change your mindset from hobby writer to professional writer.

The book is available in two editions (different covers) and in paperback or electronic: 

the guiding lamp  https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B07DYJDY5S/

or the floral https://www.amazon.com/Think-like-Pro-Advent-Writers/dp/1983247685/

 

Think / Pro Planner

The Think/Pro Planner for daily word counts and project tracking  Also available in two editions to match the Think like a Pro guidebook

Guiding lamp https://www.amazon.com/Think-Pro-Planner-M-Lee/dp/1983248673/

Floral https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/1983248592/

Think/Pro is only available in paperback. How else are you going to plan projects, track word counts, note down meetings and daily events, and highlight successes!

 

Discovering

Discovering Your Novel, everything you need to know to write your first novel or to rescue those story ideas that never turned into completed manuscript. Designed to write your novel in a year and set up in a weekly format, with Charts!  https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B07PYYM2LG/

Discovering Your Characters, just published! Everything you need to know to develop engaging characters, from archetypes to angst, couple bonds to team roles, and much, much more. A reference for your writing shelf!

The Discovering set will continue with Three more books.

  • Discovering Your Plot will be this fall.
  • Discovering Sentence Craft will be for the holidays.
  • and Discovering Your Author Brand will be for the New Year, to start 2020 off as Your Writing Year!

It’s past mid-September.

Before you know it, October is gone and November is here!

Do you know what November is? It’s National Novel Writing Month. And September and October are time for the writing prep.

NaNoWriMo!

If you’ve always had a book that you want to write but you need a little push, NaNoWriMo is for you. 

But how do you start?

Here in September, we’re helping with blogs to help you Start Writing. The last blog–publishing on WIS on the 25th and here on the 30th–will be how to Keep Writing.

Let’s be honest. It’s easy to start. It’s harder to keep on and to finish.

We’ve a few books to help. And now is the time to start Prepping for NaNo.

If you want to start writing your first book, you need to look for advice and guidance in M.A. Lee’s Discovering series. These books will give you all the writing prep necessary for success.

The first writing craft book, published in the Spring of this year, is Discovering Your Novel, designed as a weekly journey from original idea to book-in-hand.

Check the Pro Writer page herefor free charts from DiscNov.

  • More help is coming in the Discovering series, with Discovering Your Characters and Discovering Your Plot.
  • To improve your words on the page, you will want to investigate Discovering Sentence Craft, just in time for the holiday season.
  • And most newbie writers have difficulty deciding on their public writing persona. As you start your New Year with pro writer intentions, check out Discovering Your Author Brand. All books coming soon!

If you struggle with maintaining your focus to write, if you struggle to with disruptions and distractions, you need to change from thinking like a hobby writer and begin thinking like a pro writer. Think like a Pro gives you the seven lessons needed to change your perspective on your writing goals.

Think like a  Pro is available in two editions:

the guiding lamp https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B07DYJDY5S/ 

or the floral https://www.amazon.com/Think-like-Pro-Advent-Writers/dp/1983247685/

The Big Push known as National Novel Writing Month–NaNoWriMo–occurs every year in November. Are you ready? Start tracking your daily word counts and your projects with the Think/Pro Planner for Writers.

Use the Think/Pro Planner for daily word counts and project tracking  Also available in two editions to match the Think like a Pro guidebook.

Guiding lamp https://www.amazon.com/Think-Pro-Planner-M-Lee/dp/1983248673/

Floral https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/1983248592/

Over at Writers Ink Services, we’re two more blogs into the Start Writing series, 13 bits of advice to help people start writing that book they’ve always dreamed of.

The second set of blogs focus on the twisty conflicts that keep people reading.

Those sneaky antagonists

Those shifty surprises

If you want to start writing your first book, you need to look for advice and guidance in M.A. Lee’s Discovering series.

The first writing craft book, published in the Spring of this year, is Discovering Your Novel, designed as a weekly journey from original idea to book-in-hand.

More help is coming in the Discovering series, with Discovering Characters (just published) and Discovering Your Plot. To improve your words on the page, you will want to investigate Discovering Sentence Craft. And most newbie writers have difficulty deciding on their public writing persona. Check out Discovering Your Author Brand to help with these decisions. All books coming soon!

If you struggle with maintaining your focus on writing, you need to change from thinking like a hobby writer and begin thinking like a pro writer. Think like a Pro gives you the seven lessons needed to change your perspective on your writing goals.

The Big Push known as National Novel Writing Month–NaNoWriMo–occurs every year in November. Are you ready? Start tracking your daily word counts and your projects with the Think/

Get your own copy. Highlight. Use sticky notes. Write marginalia. 😉

Pro planner for writers. 

Versions are available in the guiding lamp and the floral editions.

The undated weekly planner to guide your writer’s transformation from hobbyist to professional