The Writers’ Mastermind
An open-minded and inclusive writing community for
fiction writers of all genres
Mondays 11:00 AM ET
Join us for hyper-focused writing sprints live on Zoom.
- Eliminate distraction.
- Get guidance from fellow writers.
- Crush your writing goals.
The Writers’ Mastermind
The most comprehensive online writing community
Take your creative life to the next level
MONTHLY VIDEO COURSES
Classes on the craft of writing, marketing, mindset, creativity and more. Learn at your own pace. The entire bank of classes will be available to you at all times.
WORKBOOKS AND GUIDES
Accompanying guides ensure you are learning something new every month and taking the steps that bring you closer to becoming a successful author.
ACCESS TO EXPERTS
Join our monthly featured experts for live Q&As.
Ask questions in the Facebook group and get answers from people who know.
Join us for members only promotional events, member spotlights, interviews, recorded readings, and features in our newsletter.
Member books are also featured on our website.
Mon. 3/18/24 Join us in the Writers’ Mastermind with writing coach/author Dan Soule for a thoughtful discussion about the role of AI in fiction writing.
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We've talked about perfectionism, rejection, and the mysterious phenomenon of self-sabotage when it comes to committing to developing our creative potential. But if we dig down to the core of most issues that keep us stuck, the culprit is fear. Fear is insidious. It...
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Become a narrative alchemist. Transform the dull metal of a plodding story into pure, dynamic gold. Understand cause and effect relationships, character arcs, and the five key story moments.
When we write a book (especially if we did it right) we bare our hearts in it. So when someone criticizes our work, even if it's unfounded, it wounds a deep part of us that doesn't have the capability of rationalizing it away or laughing it off. It hurts. Many people...
Learn 16 ways fiction authors can harness the power of collaboration and collective promotion.
Clear your creative circuits and connect to the source. Pick one or more of these activities and see what happens.