Below are tools and samples covered in the Tidy Guides to help writers streamline the writing, editing, and publishing processes.
Storyboard for Fringe Runner. A storyboard is a tool used to visualize the end-to-end plot and all the scenes of a story. This example is the storyboard I created for Fringe Runner (Contains massive spoilers!).
Self-Editing Checklist. Here's a sample checklist you can take and modify to edit and polish your own manuscript.
Sample Style Guide. The style guide is a tool you can use to streamline the editing process. Feel free to take this sample and modify it to create your own style guide that matches your personal styles in terms of formatting, word usage, grammar, and punctuation.
For Book Clubs
Click here for discussion questions and other notes for reading groups. There are notes for all three books in the Deadland Saga.
The Gao Yao Engine. Flash Fiction.
The Fillory Fiddle. Fan fiction based in The Magicians universe. 4 pages.
Control+Alt+Delete. Science Fiction, originally published in the Never Fear anthology. 30 pages.
Sweeton's Shangri-La. Horror, originally published in Run anthology. 11 pages.
Envy's Revenge. Science Fiction Romance, originally published in the Tales from the SFR Brigade (vol. 1) anthology. 23 pages.
Beer, Bugs, and the End of the World. A flash fiction homage to Douglas Adams.