Kami Garcia's Writing Tips: NaNoWriMo Edition

Are you participating in NaNoWriMo? Check back every day in November for a new writing tips video starring me, my dog Oz, and Funko Pop Buffy, Spike, and Willow.

May 4, 2015

On My Desk #65

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Every Monday, I post about what’s on my desk.

Check out what’s on my desk today:

What’s on your desk today? Let me know in the comments section.

If you missed On My Desk #64, you can see it here.

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May 1, 2015

The Week in Writing: My Favorite Posts & Tips 5/1/15

If you want to become a better writer, you have to write. But you also have to read. One of the things I love to read about is the craft of writing — advice, tips, and techniques from other writers.

Take a look at what I was reading this week & a few other things that inspired me:

*All images from Pinterest

Articles & Posts:

Describing Appearances: Moving Beyond Eye & Hair Color

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Writing Short Stories: How Many Scenes Do You Need?

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The 5 Best Pieces of Writing Advice I Didn’t Get in School

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Books for Writers:

How to Make a Living as a Writer by James Scott Bell

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**See more Books for Writers here

Cool Stuff for Writers:

23 T-Shirts Only Book Nerds Will Appreciate

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Read More…

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April 30, 2015

Polyvore #11: Floyd (Dangerous Creatures)

Anyone who has read Dangerous Creatures will be familiar with Floyd, Caster Illusionist, rocker chick, and bassist extraordinaire (not to mention one half of the infamous Link Floyd). Here’s an outfit inspired by Floyd, including some of her favorite things–not that she’d need an actual bass (the ability to morph your arm into your instrument is just another Illusionist perk).

Floyd - Dangerous Creatures by Kami Garcia & Margaret Stohl

 

Floyd – Dangerous Creatures by Kami Garcia & Margaret Stohl by kami-garcia featuring converse trainers

Want more Floyd? Don’t miss Dangerous Deception, on shelves May 19.

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