Tuesday, December 31, 2019

Counting Down with Kathryn Craft

Kathryn Craft contributed over a hundred posts to the Blood-Red Pencil between 2010 and 2014, including her excellent monthly series detailing her journey to publication, and her "Busted!" series exploring effective writing techniques found in print.

Kathryn's books

Twelve tense hours, three women, and the suicide standoff that turns one family's little piece of heaven into a scene from hell. Based on a real event from Kathryn's life.

All Penny has ever wanted to do is dance—and when that chance is taken from her, it pushes her to the brink of despair. After a traumatic fall that she is lucky to have survived, Penny must confront her past and use her love of movement to rebuild her shattered life.

Kathryn's top posts on the Blood-Red Pencil

Start here for Kathryn's Countdown to a Book series and follow the links for the next post at the end of each:

Countdown to a Book 1: Joining Hands

Or pick and choose from all her countdown posts here.

Of Kathryn's Busted! series, her most popular post is Busted!—Stephenie Meyer Caught Doing Something Right

Kathryn's two most popular posts are Storyphobia and Grateful for My Dream Clients

Find Kathryn at her websites, KathrynCraft.com and Writing-Partner.com, where she offers an independent manuscript evaluation and line editing service, or at Writer Unboxed. Connect with Kathryn at her Facebook Author Page and Twitter.


  1. Great post, Elle! Thank you for sharing Kathryn's excellent contributions to BRP.

  2. I always appreciated Kathryn's contributions to the BRP blog. She's a very good writer and editor.


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