The surprising hidden benefits you get when you learn dictation it’s not just about going faster. How to rewire your brain to access your storytelling skills via dictation. Why your stories get more creative when you dictate and why most authors fear the opposite. The “15-minute method” to get over the initial struggle and add dictation as a tool in your author toolbox.
15-Minute Dictation: More Books, Less Frustration. Stone Tablet Singles Book 4 #ad - Suggested tools to make dictation work for you. Fun and practical exercises to help you get dictating today!This fun, practical and short read will help you ditch the fears that have held you back, the frustrations that keep you in the stop/start cycle, and finally help you dictate. After a sudden insight one day he made a few tweaks to his approach to dictation and has used dictation every day since.
In 15-minute dictation platt and silver show you how to adjust your approach to dictation to leave behind frustrating starts and stops and finally be able to produce more books in less time.
F*ck the Details: Fewer words. Sharper stories. Stone Tablet Singles Book 5#ad - F*ck the Details! Sharper stories. Ditch the fluff and craft lean stories that grab your readers by the eyeballs and pack a bone-crunching punch. In this quick read you will learn how to:Write description that leverages common knowledge and the experience of the reader to omit details that the reader can imagine for you.
Show a character’s frame of mind with action, keeping the story moving. Identify which details to keep and which to throw away. Through joel’s before-and-after story examples, you won’t just learn what effective descriptions look like. Bigger impact. Are you getting bogged down in lengthy prose and bloated descriptions? Time to say F*ck the Details and write stories that move!Descriptive elements don't have to be speed bumps that grind everything to a halt.
F*ck the Details: Fewer words. Sharper stories. Stone Tablet Singles Book 5 #ad - Fewer words. Up the action. You’ll understand how to craft them for yourself. Trim the bloat.
How to Write Fast: Better Words Faster Stone Tablet Singles Book 1Sterling & Stone #ad - There’s a better way. In how to write fast, platt and silver show you how to shift your approach to writing to dramatically increase your natural speed, while tapping into your inner storyteller and unleashing more of the stories you were born to tell. What if you could make your writing fast, and better than ever?in the indie publishing world of rapid releases and blistering word counts, it’s easy to end up burned out with subpar work, FUN, and a loss of the enjoyment that once fueled your craft.
How to Write Fast: Better Words Faster Stone Tablet Singles Book 1 #ad - You will discover:* How to immediately improve your writing speed. Why writing fast will result in better writing. How to redesign your writing strategy to promote going faster. The five simple hacks platt, silver and the entire story studio have used to repeatedly best themselves and move many of them to producing more than a million words a year.
Mental tricks to bypass your inner editor and why using them will retrain your brain to write faster, while also creating the cleanest copy you’ve ever created. Isn't it time you did more than just write fast? Now you can. Start writing better words faster today! .
The 10X Author: Level Up or Be Left Behind Stone Tablet Singles Book 2Sterling & Stone #ad - Pick up your copy, and pick up yourself, today. No, it isn't everything, but it's often the most important thing. In this honest and to-the-point book, bestselling authors Sean M. If you want to survive and thrive in today’s game, you’ve got to level up, buttercup. All the technical skills in the world are useless without it.
If you've ever wondered what sets career authors apart from the wannabes, or merely been faced with doubts and fears, this simple book is for you. Platt and johnny truant show you how successful authors cultivate the right mindset in order to thrive in today's competitive publishing game. Mindset? Really? Yes, really.
Into The Darkness: Hook Your Readers Stone Tablet Singles Book 3Sterling & Stone #ad - He masterfully balances darkness and light to create gripping stories his readers can’t put down, with just enough hope that they are left feeling satisfied and dying to read the next book. In into the darkness, dave takes you into his world and shows you how he approaches adding darkness to his writing, while still always being able to return to the light.
You will learn how to. Increase the tension in your stories to keep your readers hooked, even when exploring dark themesif you’re ready to tell richer, without getting lost in your own painAdd realistic darkness through researchCreate more believable and scarier villains by balancing their darkness with lightInsert humor and hope to keep your audience going when things get too darkKeep yourself feeling positive and hopefully, and leave them wanting to read MORE of your booksAdd depth and believability to your characters by layering in personal darknessMine your past and your own inner darkness to tell truer stories, give them a powerful emotional experience, fuller stories and create your own army of rabid fans… it’s time to go Into the Darkness.
Into The Darkness: Hook Your Readers Stone Tablet Singles Book 3 #ad - . David wright has garnered thousands of avid fans by writing dark stories that pull his readers in and keep them hooked to the last page. Create an army of rabid fans by telling richer, deeper stories that readers love.
Endless Ideas: Master Bottomless Creativity Stone Tablet Singles Book 6Sterling & Stone #ad - In a single project you may need hundreds or even thousands of ideas. From the initial idea for a novel or series, right down to the objects in a scene and words in a sentence. What if you could generate creative ideas for your writing on demand and never had to stare at a blank screen again?Books require ideas.
Isn't it time you turned on your creative machine and had light bulb moments on demand?Start generating Endless Ideas today! If you rely on lightning to strike or ideas to simply "come to you, " you could be left waiting until they are shoveling in the dirt on top of you. In endless ideas, platt and silver show you how to take a methodical approach to ideation and turn on your idea making machine to never run dry or find yourself stuck and banging your head on your desk again.
Endless Ideas: Master Bottomless Creativity Stone Tablet Singles Book 6 #ad - You will discover:how ideas are formed and the "machinery" behind ideationa clear strategy to develop your creativity and turn on your idea making machine!How to flip from looking for one idea, to generating lots of great ideas for any problem you are stuck onCreating "light bulb" moments on demandHow to choose between your ideas and get them to do the most heavy lifting for youHow to expand an idea and take it from a tiny grain to fully developed.
How to apply ideation in the different areas you will need it most: Books/Series ideas, plot ideas, world building ideas, character ideas, and marketing ideas.
The Fiction Formula: The New Rules of Self Publishing Success#ad - That you're enjoying writing them, and are doing so without writer's block. Publish. Repeat, platt & truant showed a generation of indies the path to self-publishing success. In this long-awaited follow-up, plus all the fiction-specific stuff they didn't include the first time around: You'll learn: How to choose a genre that's commercial AND fulfillingThe Sterling & Stone planning process that helps you write better books, they'll show you what they've learned since, faster.
The complete start to finish path from idea to fully launched books and seriesCreating an author business that can withstand marketplace changes and last for years to come. Platt -- owners of the sterling & Stone Story Studio and authors of the how-to-publish cornerstone Write. Repeat -- have spent the last eight years learning the ins and outs of professional storytelling.
The Fiction Formula: The New Rules of Self Publishing Success #ad - Between just the two of them, they've written 100 books. If that's you, welcome aboard! The Formula could be your next step toward the author life you've only dreamed of before. So long as you're willing to do the work. You need a formula to keep things streamlined and on-target. When you use the fiction formula, your success becomes predictable -- not a matter of luck.
To write and publish that much quality, reader-pleasing fiction, you can't just wing it.
One-Click Cover: The Insider's Guide to Book Cover Design#ad - They're wrong for the genre, wrong for the story, wrong for the readers you're hoping to attract. Your cover is more important than your book. People really do judge books by their covers. Designers are only as good as the author's ability to convey what their book needs to succeed. Wrong" covers sell as poorly as terrible covers.
Don't count on a pro designer solving your problems, either. And the fiction Formula. Dozens of examples so you can see the lessons brought to life. Because nobody will buy your book to read it. This book is a must-read!"-- Tammi L. Your story deserves the best chance you can give it, with a cover that will let it soar.
One-Click Cover: The Insider's Guide to Book Cover Design #ad - If your cover sucks, it won't matter how great the story is. Publish. Labrecque, author of Newsletter Ninja"The industry needs this book. By the time you’re finished reading this you should have a rich understanding of what makes a commercial book cover work, and the tools to more effectively communicate your needs for the rest of your authorial life.
Dan van oss is your guide to getting a cover that will be an instant, One-Click buy for your readers.
A Tale of Two Authors: Your Choices Define Your Future#ad - Pete and alexa will make many mistakes, some obvious and some less-so. Meet two authors. Both find success. Both have vitally important lessons for modern authors. In a tale of two authors, successful indie author Sean Platt takes you on a year-long journey with aspiring writers Pete and Alexa. They will celebrate successes and overcome obstacles.
Let this short parable help you find the best path for YOU. Ultimately, they will show that there is no single, step-by-step plan that will inevitably lead you to self-publishing success. But they will also help you to see that there are common pitfalls you can avoid and best practices you can apply to make success more likely.
A Tale of Two Authors: Your Choices Define Your Future #ad - There are so many ways up the mountain of self-publishing success. Both make mistakes.
Typin' 'Bout My Generation: Write the legacy only you can leave Stone Table Book 3Sterling & Stone #ad - In fact, it was the perfect time to start writing. In this short little book, I'll do my best to show you that. Retirement is the right time to start writing. Expendable time is the most valuable time there is. Technology sucks, but it also doesn't matter. Readers matter even more than you think. Community is the secret sauce on everything.
Doing the thing is the most important thing. And so much more. She doesn't care if you're retired, semi-retired, nearing retirement or just over it. Or even 32. It's time to stop thinking about who you were before and consider who you can be right now. But also stories! And tangents. So many tangents. She doesn't care how sure you are that it's too late to start something new.
Typin' 'Bout My Generation: Write the legacy only you can leave Stone Table Book 3 #ad - There is a storyteller in you. She doesn't care if you used to be a repairman, or an accountant, or a rodeo clown. And references only you will get. There's even something in here for *gasp* people that aren't 72 yet.
The Story Solution Stone Table Book 2Sterling & Stone #ad - Do you want to have more direction in your life? take control of what’s happening and where you want your life to go? Masters of story Sean Platt and Johnny Truant have the answer for you, and it is the answer based entirely in story. For the last decade, platt and Truant have been writing and publishing fiction that continues to touch the hearts of readers around the world.
And now with the story solution, they bring their storytelling prowess to helping you to figure out what you want from your own, real world life. The idea is simple: you are the main character of your own story, so why not construct your story the way a writer does?The Story Solution will show you how!If you’re ready to take charge of your life the way a writer takes charge of their story, then pick up your copy today.
The Story Solution Stone Table Book 2 #ad - Their coaching, advice, and podcasts have inspired and motivated hundreds of writers and helped dozens find their way to becoming full-time authors. They’ve built worlds now inhabited by a dozen authors and created characters that resonate long after the book has been closed.