Before You Publish: Tips on grammar, writing, and editing.
This guide offers tips on everything from basic grammar to suggestions for creating smooth dialogue.
Here are a few examples:
*Tip #9 – Affect vs. Effect
*Tip #49 – Elicit vs. Illicit
*Tip #110 – Caring less – (Could you, or couldn’t you?)
*Tip #123 – Too many commas for “too”
*Tip #125 – Conjunctions don’t always need commas
*Tip #132 – Connecting the dots (using ellipses in writing)
*Tip #142 – Awkward numbers in fiction
*Tip #163 – Writing backstories
*Tip #179 – Creating flawed characters
*Tip #188 – Writing for readers (keep your readers glued to the pages)
All these and many more can be found in this one handy guide.