15 Tips for Entering a Contest

Posted Mar 29 2016 in , , , , ,

  In honor of the TARA Silver Anniversary Contest, Scarlett put together 15 tips to consider when entering a writing contest.   Always adhere to the industry’s traditional standards. A contest is not the time to throw the rule book of correctness away. Write a great opening line and an absorbing first scene. Give your […]

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Psychology of Creating Characters: Part 2

Posted Jun 5 2015 in , , , , , , , , ,

Part 2 of Psychology of Creating Characters by Laurie Schnebly Campbell written for RWA on Jun 02, 2001. Priorities Another way of analyzing characters for potential conflict is the matter of priorities. Everyone has individual priorities in addition to universal things like “family, job, and world peace.” These personal priorities influence every decision they make, and […]

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