The Daily Port of Call: June 5, 2014

Photo by Alexander Lvov/

Photo by Alexander Lvov/

In today’s Port of Call, you’ll find advice for working with theme, a journey to a book, and how long it takes to write an epic post.

Here is advice for writers who struggle with theme.

A journey to a book: Here are the steps one author took from idea to publication.

How long should it take to write an epic post? More than an hour or two.

Read this interview with Jennifer Ziegler and an excerpt from her latest novel Revenge of the Flower Girls.

Find out how to write the romance novel you want to read.

Discover Inkshares: Kickstarter for books.

Here are six subtle things that the most productive people do every day.