The Daily Port of Call: September 29, 2014

Photo by Alexander Lvov/

Photo by Alexander Lvov/

In today’s Daily Port of Call, you’ll find the difference between a story and a situation, twenty common issues in fiction, and how to find your book’s ideal audience.

What if your story has no character arc? “Character Arc = Story, No Character Arc = Situation”

Review these twenty common issues in fiction.

Discover these five steps to find your book’s ideal audience.

Find out how order and routine support your writing life. “Taking stock after a couple of months I now realize just how important order, routine (and time!) is to my creativity - and how I have to reclaim them all, in order to re-establish the balance we all struggle to maintain between our writing life and our 'other life'.”

Here are fourteen never-fail tips every writer needs to know.

To keep writing, keep moving!