There is a common myth that’s associated with fiction writers – that myth is that they don’t play well with others. After all, fiction writers are creators of their own worlds. They are all essentially gods over those worlds. Most of us are perfectly content sitting in front of our keyboards while Read more [...]
As a writer, you’re going to find yourself getting feedback from a lot of different sources. An agent might love your plot, but feels that your characters fall flat. An editor might like the characters but finds your voice lacking. As you receive all of this different feedback from all of these different Read more [...]
If you try using Google to search for “blogging advice,” you’re going to turn up more results than you know what to do with! That’s why I decided to write a blog post on things that you should never do when blogging.
If you know me, then you know that I listen carefully to all advice. I love Read more [...]
All writers dream of creating an idea that is so profound that it lands us on the New York Times bestseller list. The problem is that becoming a New York Times bestselling author is a very difficult goal to achieve. Most people who choose to write a book will create something that they Read more [...]
Authors don’t write in hopes of getting rich or becoming famous. Those are usually side-effects that go hand-in-hand with providing value to readers. In the past, it was difficult for writers to get their books published. Today, it’s actually easy. The challenge comes with actually getting readers Read more [...]