Welcome to the Carnival of Creativity for October 8, 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.


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The Creative Mindset

Bryan Hutchinson presents Don’t Let the “Play-It-Safers” Talk You Out of Your Writing Potential posted at Positive Writers.

Response to Writing Reader Prompt

Creativity Quote of the Week

Writing Tips

Janice Hardy presents Three Ways to Make Your Writing Come Alive posted at Fiction University.

Larry Brooks presents A Short Primer (Video) on Story Structure… and Why It May Not Be What You Think It Is posted at Story Fix 2.0.

Steven presents 50 Ways to say “I Love You” posted at Steven Pressfield Online.

Chuck Wendig presents HERE’S HOW TO FINISH YOUR REVISION, YOU FILTHY ANIMAL posted at Terrible Minds.

Will Van Stone Jr. presents Beyond Good & Evil: The Remaking of Heroes & Villains posted at Kate Tilton.

RS presents 3 Ways To Change Your Writing Perspective posted at RS Mollison-Read.


This week’s podcast at Writing Excuses is all about Choosing a Length.

This week’s podcast at The Sell More Books Show is all about Also-Boughts, Business Plans, and Kindle Unlimited 2.0.

This week’s podcast at The Self-Publishing Broadcast is all about Paradigm Shift in the Audiobook Industry with Scott Brick and Greg Lawrence.

This week’s podcast at Rocking Self-Publishing is all about Success through Community with Barry J. Hutchison.

This week’s podcast at Kunz on Publishing is all about 4 Hot Tips To Writing A Sell Sheet’s “Call-To-Action”.

This week’s podcast at The Creative Penn is all about Productivity For Creative People With Mark McGuinness.

The Business of Creativity

Frances Caballo presents Amazon Ads for Indie Authors posted at The Book Designer.

Bernadette Geyer presents 2 Easy Productivity Hacks for Writers posted at Women on Writing.

Jeff Goins presents How I Published a Bestseller, Got a 6-figure Book Contract, & Made a Million Dollars posted at Goins Writer.

Carol Tice presents Double Your Rates With This Writer’s Proven Negotiation Techniques posted at Make a Living Writing.

Stacy presents ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS CHECKLIST posted at Pub Crawl.

Joanne Dannon presents Self Publishing is a Collaborative Effort posted at Romance University.

Claire Whitmell presents 10 Things Your Readers Want To Hear About posted at Publishing Spark.

Russell Phillips presents Practical Self-Publishing Tips: How to Back Up Your Book Manuscripts and Marketing Files posted at Self-Publishing Advice Center.

Martin Crosbie presents Launching Your Book – What’s Working? posted at Indies Unlimited.

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


2 Responses to Carnival of Creativity 10/8/17

  1. Kate Tilton says:

    Thank you so much for including Will’s article in your round up!

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