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Writing Resources

Welcome to CookieBreak’s writing resources!

Need help plotting, writing, finding beta readers, or with any other stage of the writing process? I’ve got something for you! Feel free to browse the topics below. If you feel I’m missing any important writing resources, please get in touch! 🙂

Writing Resources

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CookieBreak Copy – editor

Briana Morgan – editor


World Building

World Building is an essential part of your novel, no matter your genre. In the writing resources below, you’ll learn the basics as well as a few other helpful hints.

Beta Reading

Critique partners and beta readers are the best! In these writing resources, you’ll find out how to work with your squad and how to know what feedback to apply.

If you’ve been wondering what the difference is between the two, I’ve got the answer to that, too.

Character Creation

Your characters are the most important part of your book. In the writing resources on character creation, you’ll find out how to craft intriguing, flawed characters your readers will love.

The first post in this series comes with a free downloadable character questionnaire, so help yourself! 😉


This is the shortest series I have for you, but it has some important lessons nonetheless. Read on to find out why you need to write your book for you, and why the edit can wait.


Your blog is your most important platform, so it’s important to get it right! In the writing resources below, I show you how.


Writer’s Block Burnout

I don’t believe in writer’s block, but writer’s burnout? You don’t mess with burnout. The writing resources below are all about self-care, and how to look after yourself when you’re close to burning out–or after.



From time to time, I welcome other authors to share their wisdom on CookieBreak. Take a look at the knowledge they’ve shared on this site:

NaNo Prep Sessions

Free Worksheets Included with Weeks 1-3

NaNoWriMo is a beautiful, wonderful beast of creativity, but if you go in unprepared you’ll soon regret it. In the writing resources below, I prepare with you so we can rock NaNo together!