October 17th, 2014

Make Your Self-Published Content Work Harder for You

Elizabeth S. Craig

When writers offer other authors’ advice about generating more income, the advice inevitably is, “Write a lot of good books.”

Although it’s true that volume is key to visibility in an increasingly crowded book market, there’s another way to gain visibility—offering our content, our books, in a variety of marketplaces.

While […]

November 11th, 2011

Guest Blogger – Elizabeth Craig: 15 Tips for Writing a Murder Mystery

Writers In The Storm is delighted to welcome Elizabeth Spann Craig, w/a Riley Adams. Elizabeth’s latest Memphis BBQ series mystery, Hickory Smoked Homicide was just released on November 1st. Enjoy!

Thanks so much to Jenny Hansen for inviting me here today to talk about mysteries—my favorite subject!

Before I was a mystery writer, I was […]

July 15th, 2011

Guest Blogger: Elizabeth Spann Craig (aka Riley Adams)

Writers In The Storm is delighted to welcome Elizabeth Craig/Riley Adams for this week’s Sensational Summer Friday guest post.

I’ll confess I let out a huge SQUEEEEEEEEEEEE when Elizabeth agreed to be here. Why, you might ask?

Is it because she finds the very best writing links and tweets them to all of us hanging […]

July 13th, 2011

World Building-Part 2: Social and Cultural Aspects

by Fae Rowen

As exciting as it is to create a physical setting, my favorite part of world building is the cultural aspect. Out of the world’s culture comes the social customs, which can really show life on the planet. Of course, there are rules.

Rule #1: As an author, you must know the […]

January 13th, 2011

How I Became a Twitter Freak in Less than a Week

By Jenny Hansen / @jhansenwrites (This is Part 1 in a series…click here for Part 2)

If you’ve been reading my blogs lately you know that, like everyone else, I have too much to do in too little time. I’m sure some of you are thinking, “Oh, cry me a river,” right now but it […]