I wrote my blurb a few months ago and last week I realized that I hate it. Actually, I never thought anything of it until
Outlining your story is like the blueprint to a house. While pantsing is like skydiving you know the outcome but you don’t know the emotions you’ll feel throughout.
What’s the big deal about beta readers anyway? And why do I need one? Glad you asked. Beta readers are people who read books before they’re published and give the author their opinion as a reader on your book. In this post you’ll learn about their importance, how to get several, and where.
Learn when to use dialogue tags
Learn how to effectively use dialogue tags so that your writing flows fluently.
If you’ve read tip 33 you would’ve already known the definition of tropes but if you haven’t then I’ll write it here as well but
The term trope in the literary community has come to have a creative meaning. Its literal definition is the use of figurative language for artistic
My most important advice if you don’t take anything away from this post (but I can assure you if you Google this you will find
Dialogue is the interaction between two or more people. A monologue is a conversation between one person. The prefixes di= 2 and mono = 1
The climax of a story is when the conflict is resolved or when the main character (MC) goal is achieved. The climax usually occurs towards
What is a plot twist? A plot twist is a writing technique that introduces a turn of events in the story. This drastic change in
What is a subplot? A subplot is a secondary plot within your novel. A subplot is like writing supporting characters to your story. For example:
Show Vs Tell Who will win this duel? Showing means evoking emotions through your storytelling making the reader feel as if they are in the
These are some world building no no’s you should not do Too much information Do not include information that is not relevant to the story.
I will list some do’s of world building. DO’S Setting: Where does your story takes place. In a fantasy world you can create any place
What’s a manuscript? A manuscript is the rough draft of your story. It has a beginning, middle, and an end or a cliffhanger (which means
I have a writing guidebook for new writers on Amazon; Titled 11 Questions to Guide You Through Writing. Editing has been done. Only $.99 for
Although I had a lot of fun writing this book, I also had a lot of headaches and waiting around. It took me a year
I’m overwhelmed. Where do I find an editor, publisher, book cover designer, formatting expert, ahh!!! Have no fear this tip can help. I was drowned
Many authors myself included has information to tell new writers and sometimes seasoned writers can pick up a thing or two as well. Their method