Advanced Fiction Writing


The Advanced Fiction Writing E-zine Publisher: Randy Ingermanson (“the Snowflake guy”) Motto: “A Vision for Excellence” Date: September 23, 2016 Issue: Volume 12, Number 8 Web Site: www.AdvancedFictionWriting.com Personal Site: www.Ingermanson.com Circulation: 15,593 writers, each of them creating a Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius. “Fiction Writing = Organization + Craft + Marketing” What’s in This Issue 1) Welcome to the Advanced Fiction Writing E-zine! 2) Organization: Tracking Your Time 3) Craft: Your Character’s Dark Moment 4) Marketing: Things of Lasting Value 5) […]

The Advanced Fiction Writing E-zine – September 2016


The Advanced Fiction Writing E-zine Publisher: Randy Ingermanson (“the Snowflake guy”) Motto: “A Vision for Excellence” Date: August 23, 2016 Issue: Volume 12, Number 7 Web Site: www.AdvancedFictionWriting.com Personal Site: www.Ingermanson.com Circulation: 15,434 writers, each of them creating a Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius. “Fiction Writing = Organization + Craft + Marketing” What’s in This Issue 1) Welcome to the Advanced Fiction Writing E-zine! 2) Organization: This is How We Do Things Here 3) Craft: How to Write a Scene List […]

The Advanced Fiction Writing E-zine – August 2016


The Advanced Fiction Writing E-zine Publisher: Randy Ingermanson (“the Snowflake guy”) Motto: “A Vision for Excellence” Date: April 12, 2016 Issue: Volume 12, Number 4 Web Site: www.AdvancedFictionWriting.com Personal Site: www.Ingermanson.com Circulation: 14,772 writers, each of them creating a Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius. “Fiction Writing = Organization + Craft + Marketing” What’s in This Issue 1) Welcome to the Advanced Fiction Writing E-zine! 2) Organization: Eat Your Broccoli 3) Craft: How to Write a Synopsis 4) Marketing: Less is More 5) […]

The Advanced Fiction Writing E-Zine – April 2016



The Advanced Fiction Writing E-zine Publisher: Randy Ingermanson (“the Snowflake guy”) Motto: “A Vision for Excellence” Date: March 16, 2016 Issue: Volume 12, Number 3 Web Site: www.AdvancedFictionWriting.com Personal Site: www.Ingermanson.com Circulation: 14,564 writers, each of them creating a Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius. “Fiction Writing = Organization + Craft + Marketing” What’s in This Issue 1) Welcome to the Advanced Fiction Writing E-zine! 2) Organization: Breaking Good 3) Craft: The Second Layer of Plot 4) Marketing: Getting Accepted by BookBub 5) […]

The Advanced Fiction Writing E-zine – March 2016


The Advanced Fiction Writing E-zine Publisher: Randy Ingermanson (“the Snowflake guy”) Motto: “A Vision for Excellence” Date: January 20, 2016 Issue: Volume 12, Number 1 Web Site: www.AdvancedFictionWriting.com Personal Site: www.Ingermanson.com Circulation: 14,254 writers, each of them creating a Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius. “Fiction Writing = Organization + Craft + Marketing” What’s in This Issue 1) Welcome to the Advanced Fiction Writing E-zine! 2) Organization: The Habit of Making Habits 3) Craft: Trust the Magic 4) Marketing: Your Positions of Strength […]

The Advanced Fiction Writing E-zine – January 2016


The Advanced Fiction Writing E-zine Publisher: Randy Ingermanson (“the Snowflake guy”) Motto: “A Vision for Excellence” Date: December 8, 2015 Issue: Volume 11, Number 11 Web Site: www.AdvancedFictionWriting.com Personal Site: www.Ingermanson.com Circulation: 14,033 writers, each of them creating a Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius. “Fiction Writing = Organization + Craft + Marketing” What’s in This Issue 1) Welcome to the Advanced Fiction Writing E-zine! 2) Organization: Why Scrivener Rocks 3) Craft: How to Make People Hate You 4) Marketing: Your “Dear Reader” […]

The Advanced Fiction Writing E-zine – December 2015



The Advanced Fiction Writing E-zine Publisher: Randy Ingermanson (“the Snowflake guy”) Motto: “A Vision for Excellence” Date: November 9, 2015 Issue: Volume 11, Number 10 Web Site: www.AdvancedFictionWriting.com Personal Site: www.Ingermanson.com Circulation: 13,856 writers, each of them creating a Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius. “Fiction Writing = Organization + Craft + Marketing” What’s in This Issue 1) Welcome to the Advanced Fiction Writing E-zine! 2) Organization: Why Vellum Rocks 3) Craft: Concept and High Concept 4) Marketing: Growing Your E-mail List Faster […]

The Advanced Fiction Writing E-zine – November 2015


This article is reprinted by permission of the author. Award-winning novelist Randy Ingermanson, “the Snowflake Guy,” publishes the free monthly Advanced Fiction Writing E-zine, with more than 8,000 readers. If you want to learn the craft and marketing of fiction, AND make your writing more valuable to editors, AND have FUN doing it, visit www.AdvancedFictionWriting.com. The Advanced Fiction Writing E-zine Publisher: Randy Ingermanson (“the Snowflake guy”) Motto: “A Vision for Excellence” Date: May 7, 2014 Issue: […]

The Advanced Fiction Writing E-zine – May 2014


This article is reprinted by permission of the author. Award-winning novelist Randy Ingermanson, “the Snowflake Guy,” publishes the free monthly Advanced Fiction Writing E-zine, with more than 7,000 readers. If you want to learn the craft and marketing of fiction, AND make your writing more valuable to editors, AND have FUN doing it, visit www.AdvancedFictionWriting.com. The Advanced Fiction Writing E-zine Publisher: Randy Ingermanson (“the Snowflake guy”) Motto: “A Vision for Excellence” Date: December 3, 2013 […]

The Advanced Fiction Writing E-zine – December 2013