March 9th, 2018

Are You Sick and Tired of Editing Your Book?

I’m currently working on yet another edit of my young adult book that managed to eke out an RWA Golden Heart final in 2015. You’d think this baby would be in pretty good shape.

When I entered my novel into that contest, it was hardly a first draft. More like Draft #72.

I think […]

April 7th, 2017

Struggling With Your Plot? Here’s a Fun Way to Learn Story Structure

Janice Hardy

When I was first learning how to write a novel, I read tons of how-to books and tried every piece of writing advice I came across. Some of it helped, some of it didn’t, and some of it did more harm than good. Luckily, I survived the experience and maintained not only my […]

September 14th, 2012

Dust Bunny Books: Should You Revive Them or Let Them Die?

by Laura Drake

It’s been about two months since I wrote my post about writing two books at the same time (you can read it here.) The only thing I’d change about my original advice is, do not work on two books at the same time that are at the same level of completion.

I’m […]