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December 23, 2014, Leave a Comment

If you want to become a better writer, most successful authors will tell you to start by reading.

What should you have figured out about your book when the page is blank?

Prospective Novelists: What to Know Before You Start Writing

June 6, 2014, Leave a Comment

Writing a manuscript is a complicated process, and while it’s tempting to just go for it when you feel like you have the beginnings of something gre ...

What do you find helpful in researching your book?

Researching Your Novel

May 21, 2014, Leave a Comment

While writing a novel is a creative process, it requires a solid foundation, or the finished product will not ring true to its readers. A good novel w ...

Who can help you in your self-publishing efforts?

Who to Hire if You’re Self-publishing

May 9, 2014, Leave a Comment

Producing a book requires a lot of different roles be played. It needs a researcher, a writer, a proofreader, an editor, a book designer, and a market ...

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    Should You Write Under a Pen Name?
    August 22, 2013, Leave a Comment

    You’ve written your book, made your plan to publish through traditional or self-publishing channels, and are ready to get that book into your hands (or onto your e-reader), but there […]

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    Writing Tip Wednesday: Helpful Reads
    March 7, 2013, Leave a Comment

    Happened upon a couple of interesting reads this week to strengthen and enrich your writing. Here’s a few favorites: Yahoo’s “7 Bonus Grammar ‘Errors’ You Don’t Need to Worry About” – [&helli ...