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.
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.
Whoo! I’m running a little late today! I wanted to address a question I often see in my writing groups… “I have a story in my head I just don’t know where to start,” or “I don’t know how to put my story on paper. Help!”
Just Write. It’s as easy as that. Put your pen to paper and write. Now, now before you start calling me names, I honestly believe, like myself, you are seeking a slightly different answer. You aren’t necessarily looking for “How to become a writer?” but “How to become a good writer?”