On Saturday, October 28, 2017, I attended my first writing conference. The night before, I was awake well into the early hours of the morning….
“Show, don’t tell.” I’d consider this to be the golden rule of writing. There are many ways to introduce new information…
I’ve talked about why I write fantasy, and recently I pondered why I read fantasy…..
Don’t keep tapping that DELETE button when you are operating on your manuscript.
I would like to pause and thank the select group of teachers who inspired me to learn and grow into the writer I am today….
“Why are you still trying? Nobody is reading. Nobody cares what you have to say….”
I have to say the hardest part of writing a novel is not, actually, writing your novel. It’s editing it.
I am in no way implying that depression is necessary or encouraged in any way….
Writing is a solitary endeavor. That makes the decision to publish all the more daunting.
Hemingway’s Iceberg Theory, also called the “theory of omission,” is a concept that has fascinated me. What exactly is he talking about…?