November 2019

5 Ways to Stay Motivated with Your Writing (Especially During the Holidays)

2019-11-13T06:04:50-07:00

The holidays are right around that corner. This time of year provides additional hurdles for many authors who are trying to stay motivated with their writing. Keeping your writing and your word count up is difficult. Busy work [...]

5 Ways to Stay Motivated with Your Writing (Especially During the Holidays)2019-11-13T06:04:50-07:00

October 2019

National Novel Writing Month: A Beginner’s Guide to NaNoWriMo

2019-11-12T14:48:28-07:00

In the writing world, the month of November is synonymous not with Thanksgiving, but with another, much more stressful (and exciting!) event: National Novel Writing Month. What is National Novel Writing Month? Started in 1999 by freelance writer [...]

National Novel Writing Month: A Beginner’s Guide to NaNoWriMo2019-11-12T14:48:28-07:00

NaNo Prep 101 Workshop: Getting Ready for NaNoWriMo

2019-10-31T05:39:59-07:00

If you've been involved in the writing and publishing community for a little while, there's a 99-percent chance you've heard of the renowned and well-loved National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) organization and annual event. For a quick refresher, [...]

NaNo Prep 101 Workshop: Getting Ready for NaNoWriMo2019-10-31T05:39:59-07:00

How to Draft a Book from Start to Finish in 8 Steps

2019-10-10T07:46:14-07:00

I was once asked on social media by a fellow writer: how many drafts does someone write before their book is finished? This is a difficult question to answer, in that there is no "right" answer. You write as many [...]

How to Draft a Book from Start to Finish in 8 Steps2019-10-10T07:46:14-07:00

Being Politically Correct: Is It Necessary In Your Writing?

2019-10-02T08:32:22-07:00

Diversity and portraying diverse topics in a sensitive nature that avoids stereotypes and misconceptions is important to write about. However, there is much debate on whether it is important to be politically correct in your writing. In this [...]

Being Politically Correct: Is It Necessary In Your Writing?2019-10-02T08:32:22-07:00