So you want to write for magazines and websites…great!
Writing articles can be an excellent way for authors to promote their work,
build a platform, hone their skills, and get paid. How do you start? With
a pitch, of course.… Read the post
Ever ended a rough week by killing off one of your characters? Yeah, me too. No matter what people say, it can be cathartic. Even therapeutic. But, for authors with little to no drug knowledge, plot twists involving an overdose (accidental or otherwise) can seem complicated.… Read the post
Every writer dreams of developing characters who continue
to lurk in a reader’s memory long after the story is over. Memorable characters,
well-rounded dynamic beings who grow and change over the course of a book, will
make a great story even better.… Read the post
Once upon a time, I thought that publishing was a thing where you learn your craft really well, do the work, and then navigate the query trenches.
Once upon a time, I thought that once someone got an agent, the two of them would work together to make the manuscript better and then have conversations about how to submit manuscripts.… Read the post