The Daily Port of Call: September 22, 2014

 Photo by Alexander Lvov/

Photo by Alexander Lvov/

In today’s Daily Port of Call, you’ll find the self-publishing revolution, magic in the study of the craft of writing, and ten common mistakes new novelists make.

Join the self-publishing revolution. And discover a not-so-secret weapon for indies.

Bring some magic to your writing: study the craft.

Learn these ten common mistakes that new novelists make.

Don’t forget to avoid these twenty-five overused phrases.

Find out why you need to write a series and the basics of planning your story arc.

Read these books! Check out these thirty-three must-reads to celebrate Banned Books Week