The Daily Port of Call: April 21, 2014

Photo by Alexander Lvov/

Photo by Alexander Lvov/

In today’s Daily Port of Call, you’ll find the poetry fence, two ways to revise your novel, and where story ideas come from.

Discover the poetry fence: poems for children and adults in the neighborhood.

Here are seven tips to write a book quickly that doesn’t suck.

Find two amazing ways to revise your novel and when to use them.

Discover five tools for building conflict in your novel.

Where do story ideas come from? Here's one answer.

Is literary fiction just clever marketing? The debate goes on.