Genre Writing: Romance

As one of the most popular genres published, authors writing romance must ensure that their work is rich, detailed, and…

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Genre Writing: Historical Fiction

As with other genres, historical fiction has its own peculiarities. Getting the details and environment correct are vital for creating…

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Genre Writing: Science Fiction and Fantasy

A common piece of advice to new authors is to identify and write in their favorite (or a single) genre.…

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Writing Tips: Editing

Editing can be one of an author’s worst nightmares. It’s hard to effectively – and unemotionally – evaluate work produced…

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Writing Tips: Adding Conflict

In my previous post, Writing Tips: Write Better Villains, I gave some links to help authors improve their person-to-person conflicts.…

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Writing Tips: Write Better Villains

All good stories have conflict. One form of conflict is person-to-person, where the protagonist of the story suffers from and…

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Writing Tips: Show, Don’t Tell

In many books, authors tell the readers how the characters feel (bored, scared, worried, etc.) such as, “she heard a…

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Writing Tips: Dialog

This is the first post in a new series of Writing Tips. Each post will give authors resources to improve…

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Noteworthy Resources for Fantasy Authors: Book Release

For those who enjoyed my posts giving resources for fantasy authors, I have compiled all the information – plus more…

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Characters Rule! Writing Tips

Once authors know their characters and have their plots outlined, it is time to write. Below are some resources with…

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