Writer Resource Library
At Dot and Dash, we're all about spreading the literary love, so we've started this resource library for writers. We're excited to keep adding to it, so be sure to check back soon.
2021 HOLIDAY CALENDAR
Do you get stumped about what to post on social media? Holiday posts are an easy and effective way to connect with your followers, so we've gathered 365 holidays for you—one for every day of the year!
I know—we didn't know there were that many holidays either!
But now you will never run out of post ideas again.
Get your FREE 2021 HOLIDAY CALENDAR today!
12 WAYS TO PROMOTE YOU & YOUR BOOK (FOR FREE)!
Marketing your writing doesn't have to cost a fortune. Actually, it doesn't have to cost one penny.
In this FREE guide, 12 Ways to Promote You & Your Book (for Free), you'll learn the top ways to get the word out online, on social media, on podcasts, and in person, along with the tips and tricks you need to get started.
Grab this guide and get ready for inspiration!
CONSCIOUS LANGUAGE GUIDE
Our guide shows how you can use conscious language in your writing and avoid stereotypes and problematic terms. It covers:
Plus it shows you how you can use sensitivity readers to help craft authentic characters and best employ conscious language.
BETA READER TEMPLATE
This is the template Dot and Dash's beta readers use for our Beta Reading Pro service.
Use it to get a sneak peek at what your Dot and Dash beta read will look like or even take it to use with another beta reader to help you get a more complete report.
Either way, it's yours to take for FREE.
THINGS I LOVE IN BOOKS
Our Things I Love in Books worksheet will help you discover the story elements you want to include in your novel by figuring out what you already love.
This free, four-page worksheet will guide you from genre all the way to protagonists, antagonists, conflicts, and imagery, covering all the main categories, so when you finish filling this out, you will have a game plan to help you start writing page one.
CHARACTER PROFILE WORKSHEET
Worried about writing flat characters? We've got just the thing to help.
Our free Character Profile worksheet will help you fill in the details about your characters' physical and inner characteristics, their life and social details, and more.
Download yours today and get writing!
SOCIAL MEDIA CONTENT CALENDAR
Our Social Media Content Calendar for Writers takes the hard work out of coming up with fresh post ideas every day. Instead, it helps you make high-quality posts in less time, giving you more of your day to actually write.
Get all of the inspiration you need for an entire year's worth of posts, lives, and stories for your Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter pages. Plus, each prompt comes with ready-to-use hashtags.
SOCIAL MEDIA CONTENT CALENDAR
FOR ROMANCE WRITERS
Hey, romance writers! We've created a social media resource just for you. The Dot and Dash Social Media Content Calendar for Romance Writers gives you 365 days of ideas and prompts made specifically for romance writers.
Take all the questions out of your social media strategy and get the tailored, social media help that you've been looking for.