How to Plot a Novel with Brittany Wang

The hardest part about writing a novel is usually the first draft. If you’re a pantser, like myself, you tend to make it up as you go, but if you’re a plotting, like my dear friend Brittany Wang, you’re going to spend awhile plotting out your novel to discover what the story is going to be.

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Self-publishing: Formatting Your Novel

Self-publishing your novel means you have to be the one to make a lot decisions that normally a professional would do in the publishing industry. You’re the one who has to decide how big the book will be, what the font will, and what the cover is going to look like. Luckily, programs like Createspace make our lives a little easier for us because of Word templates they give you, but you’re will the one to make the decisions. How big will your font be? What will your font be? And most of all, what will the book cover look like?