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Welcome to the Carnival of Creativity for December 10, 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.

The Creative Mindset

Barry Davret presents How An “Experience” Journal Fuels My Daily Writing Habit posted at Medium.

Dan Lewis presents The Surprising Way to Get Rejected posted at Now I Know.

CS Lakin presents The Life of a Super-Productive Writer posted at Live Write Thrive.

Jules presents FIVE THINGS I’VE LEARNED ABOUT BEING A PRE-PUBLISHED DEBUT posted at PubCrawl.

Response to Writing Reader Prompt

Writing Tips

Ashley Clark presents The Story Within Your Story posted at The Writer’s Alley.

Suzanne Brockmann presents Story Within the Story posted at Romance University.

KM Weiland presents Writing Voice: 6 Things You Need to Know to Improve It posted at Helping Writers Become Authors.

Ella Joy Olsen presents Your Dead Ancestors Can Help You Write That book posted at Writers in the Storm.

Jeff Elkins presents 3 Clever Ways to Write What You Know posted at The Write Practice.

Kristen presents Deep POV: Using Personal Vows To Increase Story Tension posted at Kristen Lamb.

Blogging

Ryan Biddulph presents 1 Surefire Way To Leave Blogging Trolls In The Dust posted at Blogging Tips.

Creativity Quote of the Week

Podcasts

This week’s podcast at The Self-Publishing Broadcast is all about Buying Ads and Building Mailing Lists with Jonny Andrews.

This week’s podcast at The Sell More Books Show is all about Long Days, High Prices, and Doing It All.

This week’s podcast at The Joined Up Podcast is all about Sarah Hilary – BritCrime Special.

This week’s podcast at Kunz On Publishing is all about 3 Steps To Creating A Winning Sell Sheet For Your Book.

This week’s podcast at Writing Excuses is all about Short Fiction Markets, with Spencer Ellsworth and guest host Beth Meacham.

This week’s podcast at The Creative Penn is all about Real Artists Don’t Starve. Creativity And Money With Jeff Goins.

This week’s podcast at The Author Biz is all about Juggling Life, Family and Your Author Business, with Jim Heskett.

The Business of Creativity

Rachelle presents LESSONS FROM THE GYM posted at Rachelle Gardner.

John Soares presents LinkedIn Profinder for Freelance Writers: Pros and Cons posted at Productive Writers.

Clare Whitmell presents 7 Ways You Can Use Your Mailing List to Drive Sales posted at Publishing Spark.

Karen McCoy presents Why Getting to Know Your Library is Crucial for Book Promotion posted at The Write Life.

Molly Jo Realy presents PROOFREAD YOUR SOCIAL MEDIA POSTS posted at The Write Conversation.

Jo Linsdell presents Author School Visits posted at Writers and Authors.

Jane presents So You’re an Author Without a Social Media Presence: Now What? posted at Jane Friedman.

Ryan Holiday presents Note to All Creatives: Marketing is Your Job posted at Goins Writer.

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

 

Welcome to the Carnival of Creativity for December 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.

The Creative Mindset

Chuck Wendig presents SO, YOU’RE HAVING A BAD WRITING DAY posted at terrible minds.

John Soares presents How Deep Work Makes You A Better and More Productive Writer posted at Productive Writer.

Creativity Quote of the Week

NaNoWriMo

Lou Paduano presents Did You Win NaNoWriMo? Here’s What to Do Next posted at The Write Life.

Writing Tips

KM Weiland presents Your 3-Step Plan for Outlining a Novel posted at Helping Writers Become Authors.

Jennifer presents 9 Key Steps for a Successful Crime Scene Investigation posted at Author Jennifer Chase.

Karen presents Murder Mysteries: Open vs Closed posted at Karen Woodward.

Rachelle presents FINDING COMPARABLE BOOKS posted at Rachelle Gardner.

Podcasts

This week’s podcast at Rocking Self-Publishing is all about Starting from Zero? with Michelle Spiva.

This week’s podcast at The Self-Publishing Broadcast is all about Writing real cops and crime with Writers Detective Adam Richardson.

This week’s podcast at The Sell More Books Show is all about Clips, BookShots, and Procrastination.

This week’s podcast at The Joined Up Podcast is all about Self-publishing sucks, right?.

This week’s podcast at Writing Excuses is all about Fulfilling the Reader’s Fantasy, with Brian McClellan.

The Business of Creativity

Editor presents The Complete Guide to Ebook Distribution posted at Reedsy.

Jeff Goins presents Yes, You Can Publish a Book (Here’s How) posted at Goins Writer.

Penny Sansevieri presents Craft a Bodacious Book Bio That Will Boost Sales posted at Book Works.

Peggy Edelman presents 7 Tips for Pitching to an Agent or Editor at a Conference posted at Writer’s Digest.

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

 

Welcome to the Carnival of Creativity for November 26, 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.

The Creative Mindset

Bryan Hutchinson presents What Art School Failed to Teach Me About Writing & Rejection posted at Postive Writer.

Emily Morgan presents 7 Focus-Enhancing Tips to Help Boost Your Productivity posted at This Incandescent Life.

Laura Tong presents How I Went From Scared Witless to Being a Published Author posted at Write to Done.

Julia Reffner presents Kiss Frantic Goodbye: The Backwards Path to Increasing Creativity posted at The Writers Alley.

Sharing Our Work

Asher presents NaNoWriMo Check-In Wk 1 posted at Who is Asher Gray?.

Creativity Quote of the Week

Writing Tips

Janice Hardy presents How to Handle Conflicting Critiques posted at Fiction University.

Jeff Goins presents 10 Ridiculously Simple Steps for Writing a Book posted at Goins Writer.

Rachelle presents FOCUS ON WRITING THE BEST BOOK YOU CAN posted at Rachelle Gardner.

Russell Ricard presents Don’t Panic: How to Approach a Marked-Up Manuscript From Your Book Editor posted at The Write Life.

Liz Bureman presents Parentheses: How to Use ( ) Correctly posted at The Write Practice.

Chris Freese presents Create Your Own Bad Guys and Sleazy Protagonists posted at Writers Digest.

KM Weiland presents How to Ace the First Act in Your Sequel posted at Helping Writers Become Authors.

Melissa Donovan presents 21 Do-It-Yourself Editing Tips posted at Writing Forward.

Kathy Neely presents CREATING LIFE-LIKE CHARACTERS posted at The Write Conversation.

Larry Brooks presents The Big Lie About Writing Compelling Fiction posted at Writer Unboxed.

Vicki Delany presents Write What You Want to Know posted at Romance University.

Sacha Black presents 5 Tips For Writing Superbad Villains posted at The Creative Penn.

Blogging

Ryan Biddulph presents How To Build A Successful Blog Even If You Are A Nobody From Nowhere posted at Blogging Tips.

Podcasts

This week’s podcast at The Self-Publishing Broadcast is all about Nine Movies All Writers Should Watch.

This week’s podcast at The Sell More Books Show is all about Humble Bundle, Isaac Asimov, and Multiple Markets (Live From Austin, Texas).

This week’s podcast at The Joined Up Podcast is all about Flash Fiction.

This week’s podcast at The Story Tool Kit is all about Watchmen — Image Systems and Controlling Ideas.

This week’s podcast at Writing Excuses is all about How to be Brief, Yet Powerful.

The Business of Creativity

John Soares presents Secrets of Successful Meetings with Freelance Writing Clients posted at Productive Writer.

Stever Robbins presents Negotiate More Money with These Simple Tricks posted at Quick and Dirty Tips.

Sarah Bolme presents Do You Have a Platform? posted at The Book Designer.

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

 

Welcome to the Carnival of Creativity for November 19, 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.

The Creative Mindset

Edie Melson presents A WRITER’S LIFE – HARD CHOICES WE ALL FACE posted at The Write Conversation.

Jana Oliver presents Stress and the Indie Author posted at Fiction University.

Rosanne presents DON’T LET LOGIC ECLIPSE YOUR CREATIVE WRITING posted at Bane of Your Resistance.

Daphne Gray-Grant presents When ignoring advice makes sense posted at Publication Coach.

Response to Writing Reader Prompt

NaNoWriMo

Lou Paduano presents Almost Done NaNoWriMo? Here’s How To Reward Yourself posted at The Write Life.

Creativity Quote of the Week

Writing Tips

Joanna Penn presents Making British Characters Realistic as an American Writer … and Vice Versa posted at The Creative Penn.

Monica M. Clark presents 4 Engaging Ways James Baldwin Captures Emotion posted at The Write Practice.

Mary Vee presents So You’re on Vacation. Guess What Trouble Your Characters Are Causing… posted at The Writers Alley.

David Chesson presents The Art and Science of Writing to Market posted at Goins Writer.

Rachelle presents FOCUS ON WRITING THE BEST BOOK YOU CAN posted at Rachelle Gardner.

Podcasts

This week’s podcast at The Sell More Books Show is all about Scams, Tables of Contents, and Digital Book World.

This week’s podcast at The Joined Up Podcast is all about Writing can be lonely!.

This week’s podcast at The Story Tool Kit is all about Ocean’s Eleven — The Style of a Heist.

This week’s podcast at Writing Excuses is all about Structuring a Short Piece.

This week’s podcast at The Self-Publishing Broadcast is all about How to Write Your Way Through the Difficult Middle of a Story.

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

 

Welcome to the Carnival of Creativity for November 12, 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.

Response to Writing Reader Prompt

 

 

Creativity Quote of the Week

Creativity Prompt

Brian A. Klems presents A 12-Day Plan of Simple Writing Exercises posted at Writer’s Digest.

Resources

Sarah Juckes presents 10 Essential Non-Writing Tools to Help Writers Write posted at MediaShift.

Writing Tips

Peter Wierks presents 3 Steps to Use Empathy to Craft Inspirational Stories posted at The Write Practice.

Laurie Tomlinson presents Creative Nonfiction: How to Maintain Your Writing Voice in an Oversaturated World posted at The Writers Alley.

Alan Baxter presents 10 Tips For Writing Short Stories That Sell posted at The Creative Penn.

Janice Hardy presents Eliminate Clichés and Trim Overwriting posted at Fiction University.

Podcasts

This week’s podcast at The Joined Up Podcast is all about Unbreakable — Style Over Substance.

This week’s podcast at The Author Biz is all about Martha Carr Launch Strategy Case Study – Episode 1 of 6.

This week’s podcast at The Self-Publishing Broadcast is all about How to Get Past That Crucial First Scene.

This week’s podcast at The Sell More Books Show is all about Digital Giveaways, Silver Foxes, and Nook UK.

This week’s podcast at Writing Excuses is all about What Makes a Good Monster, with Courtney Alameda.

The Business of Creativity

Editor presents Do Poets And Story Writers Need An Author Website? posted at Web Design Relief.

Amy Collins presents Book Promotion: Do This, Not That posted at Book Designer.

Rachelle presents HOW TO TALK WITH PUBLISHERS AND AGENTS posted at Rachelle Gardner.

Kristen Pope presents 6 Packing Tips for Writers Who Want to Hit the Road posted at The Write Life.

Sandra Beckwith presents Are you guilty of these author press kit blunders? posted at Build Book Buzz.

Chris Syme presents Why The Best Book Marketing Cannot Sell A Poor Book posted at Smart Marketing for Authors.

Judith Briles presents Author Book Marketing Myth #1: It’s Not for Me … Really … If not for you, then who? posted at The Book Shepherd.

Jeff Goins presents Why Every Writer Needs an Email List posted at Goins Writer.

Editor presents How to Write a Query Letter in 7 Steps posted at Reedsy.

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

 

Welcome to the Carnival of Creativity for October 29, 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.

Announcements

There will be no Carnival next week as I will be traveling to compete in the Toastmasters District 3 Humorous Speech contest. See you in 2 weeks!

The Creative Mindset

Amy Leigh Simpson presents Winter Weary: A Writer’s Guide to Pressing On! posted at The Writers Alley.

NaNoWriMo

Lou Paduano presents How to Beat 3 Big NaNoWriMo Roadblocks posted at The Write Life.

Creativity Quote of the Week

Writing Tips

Joanne Dannon presents Goal, Motivation, and Conflict posted at Romance University.

Kate presents Writing and Emotion: Swaying Readers with a Dose of Real Life posted at Kate Tilton.

Todd Brison presents Discover a Secret Well of Endless Writing Ideas posted at Goins Writer.

Shawn Coyne presents Love Story Cheat Sheet/Obligatory Scenes posted at Steven Pressfield Online.

Pamela Hodges presents How to Unlock the Power of the Present Tense in Memoir posted at The Write Practice.

DiAnn Mills presents TIPS TO ADD DEPTH TO YOUR WRITING THROUGH COLOR posted at The Write Conversation.

Podcasts

This week’s podcast at The Self-Publishing Broadcast is all about The Successful Author Mindset with Joanna Penn.

This week’s podcast at Writing Excuses is all about Tools for Writers.

This week’s podcast at The Sell More Books Show is all about Samhain, Advertorials, and Data Guy.

This week’s podcast at The Author Biz is all about What Should Authors look for When Considering Anthologies?.

This week’s podcast at The Joined Up Podcast is all about Writing Sane & Healthy.

This week’s podcast at The Story Tool Kit is all about Inglourious Basterds — Style Inform Choices.

The Business of Creativity

Judith Briles presents Sell Your Books at Book Festivals and Craft Fairs posted at The Book Designer.

Jana Roberts presents An Old World Concept Made New: How Patreon Works for Writers posted at Fiction University.

Jill Noelle Noble presents Building Your Author Brand posted at NessGraphica.

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

 

Welcome to the Carnival of Creativity for October 22, 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.

The Creative Mindset

Angie Dicken presents The Grief of Expectations posted at Writers Alley.

Response to Writing Reader Prompt

Creativity Quote of the Week

Creativity Prompt

Jeff Elkins presents 3 Writing Prompts to Tap Into Your Creative Well posted at The Write Practice.

NaNoWriMo

Martin presents 41 Insider Tips for Winning NaNoWriMo 2017 posted at Reedsy.

Writing Tips

Janice Hardy presents How Bad Times and New Starts Affect Our Writing posted at Writers in the Storm.

Cathi Stevenson presents Editors Are Not As Evil As You Might Think. Honest! posted at Book Cover Express.

Nancy Naigle presents Writing Holiday Romance posted at Romance University.

Larry Brooks presents The Bottom-line Explanation of the Mass Failure of Authors posted at StoryFix 2.0.

Joel Foster presents 8 Steps for Writing a Compelling Profile Story posted at The Write Life.

Blogging

Molly Jo Realy presents RECYCLE THOSE BLOG POSTS! posted at The Write Conversation.

Podcasts

This week’s podcast at Goins Writer is all about 3 Elements of a Writing Habit that Lasts.

This week’s podcast at Rocking Self-Publishing is all about Write a Book a Month with Jacqueline Garlick.

This week’s podcast at The Self-Publishing Broadcast is all about Universal Book Links with Kevin Tumlinson.

This week’s podcast at The Author Biz is all about Walking a Series Launch Tightrope, with Martha Carr.

This week’s podcast at The Creative Penn is all about Merchandising For Authors With Melissa Addey.

This week’s podcast at Writing Excuses is all about “Oh Crap, the Cops are Here!” with Joe McKinney.

This week’s podcast at The Sell More Books Show is all about Keywords, Expert Reviews, and Writing to Market (Featuring Chris Fox).

This week’s podcast at The Joined Up Podcast is all about Mental Well Being and your writing.

This week’s podcast at The Story Tool Kit is all about The Girl on the Train — Blending Genres.

The Business of Creativity

Amy Collins presents Book Promotion: Do This, Not That posted at The Book Designer.

Lois Hoffman presents How to Write a Press Release for a Book posted at The Happy Self-Publisher.

Editor presents 12 Common Self-Publishing Pitfalls posted at TLC Graphics and Narrow Gate Books.

Steven presents Writer = Entrepreneur posted at Steven Pressfield Online.

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

 

Welcome to the Carnival of Creativity for October 15, 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.

The Creative Mindset

Colleen presents Root Out Hidden Writer’s Anxiety to Restore Creativity posted at Writing and Wellness.

Response to Writing Reader Prompt

Creativity Quote of the Week

Creativity Prompt

Nada Adel presents Takhayyal writing prompt 72: Halloween 2017 – Part 1 posted at Nadaness in Motion.

Writing Tips

Zara Quentin presents How to Build a World (and Why): An Evolutionary Approach posted at Fiction University.

Jeff Goins presents How to Not Waste Your Words: The Secret to Writing a Crappy but Usable First Draft posted at Goins Writer.

Larry Brooks presents Case Study: The Untapped Dramatic Potential of Concept… posted at StoryFix.

Devlin Blake presents Why Now Is The Best Time In History To Be A Writer (Take Advantage of It) posted at Positive Writer.

Jan O’Hara presents Maximize the Benefits of Your Multi-author Writing Cooperative posted at Romance University.

James Scott Bell presents The Random Dialogue Exercise posted at Kill Zone.

Podcasts

This week’s podcast at Writing Excuses is all about Trimming and Expanding.

This week’s podcast at The Creative Penn is all about Going Further With Audiobooks. A Conversation With J. Daniel Sawyer.

This week’s podcast at The Author Biz is all about Keeping Your Readers Engaged With Multiple Series.

This week’s podcast at The Sell More Books Show is all about Nielsen, Harry Potter, and Going Wide.

This week’s podcast at The Self-Publishing Broadcast is all about Automation for Authors with Arianna Golden.

This week’s podcast at Rocking Self-Publishing is all about The 5 Day Novel with Scott King.

This week’s podcast at Mythcreants is all about Bad Writing Habits.

The Business of Creativity

Judith Briles presents Is Your Plan For Success “I Just Want to Write My Books”? posted at The Book Designer.

Callie Oettinger presents Should Writers Be Paid For Everything? posted at Steven Pressfield Online.

Chris Syme presents How to Choose the Right Social Media Channel to Sell More Books posted at Smart Marketing for Authors.

Linda Rae presents Authorpreneurship, Part 1 posted at Regency Romance with a Twist.

Michael Larsen presents Presenting You and Your Idea in Less Than a Minute: The Parts of a Perfect Pitch posted at Nonfiction Authors Association.

Tim Grahl presents TRADITIONAL VS SELF PUBLISHING: THE LAST DECISION GUIDE YOU’LL NEED posted at Book Launch.

Cody Sisco presents How to Form an Indie Author Collective (and Why You Should Consider Doing So) posted at Self-Publishing Advice Center.

Carol Tice presents Flash Marketing: How I Booked $25K with Sales Copy Packages 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!

 

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.

Announcements

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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.



Podcasts

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!

 

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.

The Creative Mindset

Bryan Hutchinson presents Use The Force to Succeed as a Writer (Can You Feel It?) posted at Positive Writer.

John Soares presents What Is the Best Use of My Time Right Now? posted at Productive Writers.

Kevin Nelson presents Lost Your Creative Spark? Meditation Might Just Be Your Solution posted at Novel Publicity.

Creativity Quote of the Week

Writing Tips

Rachel Carrington presents [For Novelists] Your First Article: Using Your Fiction to Sell Non-Fiction posted at Women on Writing.

Helen Henderson presents Characters Leave, Authors Live posted at Romance University.

Janet presents AUTHOR JANET MCNALLY ON WRITING ABOUT MUSIC posted at PubCrawl.

Chris Winkle presents Why the Surprise Kiss Must Go posted at Mythcreants.

CS Lakin presents How Novelists Can Infuse Their Scenes with Color posted at Live Write Thrive.

Janice Hardy presents 3 Ways to Improve Your Storytelling posted at Fiction University.

Steven presents Fictionalizing Your Real-Life Story posted at Steven Pressfield.

Larry Brooks presents Story Structure As a Critical Foundation of Your Novel – A Video Mini-Workshop posted at Story Fix 2.0.

Podcasts

This week’s podcast at Writing Excuses is all about Q&A on Outlining and Discovery Writing.

This week’s podcast at The Sell More Books Show is all about Editing, Shelfari, and Pinching Pennies.

This week’s podcast at Rocking Self-Publishing is all about Youtube for Authors with Michael La Ronn.

This week’s podcast at The Self-Publishing Broadcast is all about Ways to Diversify as an Author.

This week’s podcast at Goins Writer is all about The Neglected Secret to Finishing Any Writing Project On Time.

Visual Arts

Kaiva Brammanis presents 10 Tips for Creating a Professional Photo Website posted at 500px.

The Business of Creativity

Frances Caballo presents Author’s Guide to Email Marketing plus 3 Best Practices posted at Social Media Just For Writers.

Jennifer Brown Banks presents 3 of the Biggest Barriers to Your Bottom Line! posted at Pen & Prosper.

Carol Tice presents Freelance Writer Fairy Tales: Do You Believe These 3 Myths? 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!