The Daily Port of Call: October 8, 2014

Photo by Alexander Lvov/

Photo by Alexander Lvov/

In today’s Daily Port of Call, you’ll find seductive traps, your second draft, and dramatic storytelling.

Learn about the seductive trap of the historical novel.

Find out what you need to know about your second draft.

What is the essence of dramatic storytelling, and how can you do it successfully?

Fire up your story’s descriptions with the power of the senses.

Make publishing children’s books easier. Check out the Kindle Kids’ Book Creator.

Organize your projects for clarity.

Discover the unusual work habits of great writers.