December 2018

Spread Holiday Cheer: Support These Arizona Organizations

2018-12-07T13:27:03+00:00

The holidays are a time of family, friends, gift-giving, and cheer. But it’s important to remember that not everyone has a family close by (or at all) to visit. Nor may they be able to eat at a [...]

Spread Holiday Cheer: Support These Arizona Organizations2018-12-07T13:27:03+00:00

The Camp Fire in Paradise, CA: What You Can Do to Help with California Fires

2018-12-07T10:50:35+00:00

In November 2018, a wildfire believed to be sparked by faulty powerlines swept through Paradise in Northern California, destroying a reported 13,631 homes and killing 86 people at the time of this writing. Thousands of people and animals have [...]

The Camp Fire in Paradise, CA: What You Can Do to Help with California Fires2018-12-07T10:50:35+00:00

November 2018

2 Ways to Elevate Your Writing in 2019

2018-12-07T11:07:02+00:00

Part of the evolution as a writer (and self-editor) is to elevate your craft. It's about striving to describe things with clearer language, create three-dimensional, complex protagonists and villains that readers care about. To write dialogue that’s natural-sounding [...]

2 Ways to Elevate Your Writing in 20192018-12-07T11:07:02+00:00

Learn the Writer’s Lingo: A Quick Glossary

2018-12-07T13:07:13+00:00

Writing and publishing, like most industries, has developed its own set of terms or “writer's lingo” to describe different facets of the trade. These involve the steps involved in creation, acquisition and distribution of books. For novice writers [...]

Learn the Writer’s Lingo: A Quick Glossary2018-12-07T13:07:13+00:00

Proper Protocol for Collecting Feedback from Beta Readers

2018-12-07T13:41:36+00:00

As any seasoned author knows, you can only revise a manuscript for so long before it all just blends together. You can no longer tell whether the plot is compelling, the characters are interesting, or if it’s just [...]

Proper Protocol for Collecting Feedback from Beta Readers2018-12-07T13:41:36+00:00