Welcome to the Carnival of Creativity for September 3, 2017. All links will open in a new tab or window, so feel free to click through and leave some love in the comments. Once you close that window, you’ll be right back here for more linky goodness.

Creativity Quote of the Week

Writing Tips

Donna Gambale presents 5 Opportunities to Increase Your Writing Productivity (Without Actually Writing) posted at Writer’s Digest.

Randal Eldon Greene presents On the Art of the Long Sentence posted at This is Writing.

Juliette Wade presents Going Beyond the Default in Your Worldbuilding posted at Fiction University.

Kristen presents The Wound—Because Damaged People Make the BEST Stories posted at Kristen Lamb.

Katherine Schulten presents From ‘Lives’ to ‘Modern Love’: Writing Personal Essays With Help From The New York Times posted at New York Times.

CS Lakin presents 4 Ways to Use Humor in Your Fiction posted at Live Write Thrive.

Nils Ödlund presents Writing Outside Your Home posted at Mythic Scribes.


Kelly Gurnett presents 21 Unusual Ways to Find Blog Post Inspiration posted at Be a Freelance Blogger.

Nina Amir presents Is Blogging a Book Still a Good Publishing Strategy in 2017? posted at How to Blog a Book.


This week’s podcast at Writing Excuses is all about Hybrid Outlining and Discovery Writing.

This week’s podcast at The Sell More Books Show is all about Echo, BookFunnel, and D&D.

This week’s podcast at The Self-Publishing Broadcast is all about Writing Good Dialogue, Fight Scenes, and Arguments.

This week’s podcast at Goins Writer is all about Are You a True Writer If You Don’t Write Fiction?.

This week’s podcast at Mythcreants is all about Pronouns in Writing.


The Business of Creativity

Ali Luke presents Why Your Self-Published Book Needs a Professional Cover posted at AliVentures.

KS Dearsley presents Taglines: Make It Snappy posted at Women on Writing.

Sabrina presents Music and Sound Effects in Books posted at Digital Pubbling.

Elizabeth presents Gaining Newsletter Subscribers With Instafreebie posted at Elizabeth Spann Craig.

Lauren Tharp presents Why and How to Let Go of Your Worst Client posted at Little Zotz.

Carol Tice presents 6 Basic Steps to Score Your First Freelance Writing Gig posted at Make a Living Writing.

That’s all for this week. Be sure to submit your article for next week’s Carnival of Creativity by Friday at midnight!


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