We all watch movies and TV shows about authors who are trying to come up with the next great idea…or … More
Writing Tip: Filtering Filter Words
As I’m working through the last edits for BLOOD & HOLY WATER, I am feverishly cutting out filter words. This … More
Is Your Book Done Yet? (Part 2)
If I had a nickel for every time someone asked me that question… well, I’d have made more money that … More
www.ProWritingAid.com — A Fantastic Resource
As I’ve been working more and more with beta readers, I’ve been referring some authors to the website http://www.prowritingaid.com for … More
Read (& Critique) to Write Better
Early in my journey to learn how to write fiction, I filled my stories with the huge no-no’s such as… … More
Who Would Read My Writing? (Part 2)
Last week, I posted: Who Would Read My Writing? (Part 1). As Part 2 of this post, I’m sharing my experiences in utilizing a few … More
Guess What? Revising & Editing are Different!
April’s Camp NaNoWriMo is wrapping up and my project for the month was to edit my novel. Edit… Simple right? I … More
Would You Keep Reading?
I’m moving right along for Camp NaNoWriMo with editing Love, Lies, & Clones. One of the first items on my novel editing … More