Helloooo Everybody. As Jenna Moreci, the creator of this list would say. I was feeling in the holiday spirit and I am a sucker for writing tags. I love this tag, it’s so fun and I would love to see yours so don’t forget to use #thenaughtylist if you share on social media! THE RULES:… Read More The Naughty List – Holiday Writing Tag
Does the thought of getting involved make you cringe? Well, push that introvert aside because we’re going to talk about the benefits of getting involved in the writing community and the importance of social media. I promise it’s not as awful as it sounds, and you’ll thank me later. Why do I have to… Read More The Importance of Social Media for Writers
Have you ever been stuck deciding how your character would act in a certain situation? Or had trouble with keeping your character’s personality consistent? Or maybe you’re just creating a new character. I have found www.16personalities.com to be an excellent tool for character development. What is it? 16 Personalities is a site to get… Read More How to use 16 Personalities for Character Developement
Writing takes time and serious commitment. I’m not going to try to sugar coat it and I’m definitely not going to try to convince you otherwise. And if you think that I’m going to bestow upon you the magical elixir that will make you finish your novel then you might as well stop reading now.… Read More 7 Tips for Finding Time and Motivation to Write
Rejection. 9 characters. 3 syllables. 1 terrifying word. Rejection. The sinking heartache, the tightening in your chest and the clenching of your jaw to restrain the tears that want to seep when you sense rejection looming. And you don’t just feel it when you send your manuscript to an agent or publisher. It’s with… Read More 5 Best-Selling Authors who Faced Rejection and Won.
Writing book blurbs can be a pretty intimidating task for a lot of writers. It’s completely understandable because it’s the selling point of your book. No worries, because I’m here to make the task a little bit less daunting. I want to start out with the most common confusion I see in the multiple… Read More How to Write a Killer Book Blurb
Are you just starting on your writing journey? Maybe you’re a hobbyist that wants to transition to something more serious? Well, I’d like to introduce you to these seven lovely ladies that have helped me make that same transition.
What I’ve been up to in my two week hiatus. … Read More Life, Writing and The Hunger Games.
I think I’m writing this more for myself than to provide advice, but I when I started this blog I wanted it to be more than just tips. I wanted to share the honest and real things that I am feeling about this process. I have been flipping back and forth between traditional and self-publishing… Read More Traditional or Self-Publish? Oh, the decisions.
My excitement and what I have learned while writing my first draft of Spark!… Read More Holy Crap! I Wrote a Book.