The Daily Port of Call: July 17, 2014

Photo by Alexander Lvov/

Photo by Alexander Lvov/

In today’s Daily Port of Call, you’ll find how to build your character’s arc, insights from Digital Book Day, and David Mitchell latest short story on Twitter.

Build your character’s arc by starting with the end. (It’s okay if the ending is pretty vague.)

Discover these three steps to take your character further and deeper with anger.

Writing a thriller or mystery? Here is an interrogation tip straight from the FBI (via Mark Alpert).

A treasure trove of insights from Digital Book Day: Here are seven questions that will change how you publish.

David Mitchell is publishing his new short story live on Twitter. Find #THERIGHTSORT here.

Check out this list of road trip reads for every passenger along the blue highways.