Finding the Right Title

The most important aspect of writing a book is the writing, of course. Once the first draft, second draft, and final draft are down, though, a writer’s work is far […]

Posted April 8, 2013

The Art (Not Science) of Ch..

One of the most popular questions I get from other writers involves the idea of chapter breaks. Many writers feel like there is a certain industry standard dictating where, when, […]

Posted March 26, 2013

Writing Cover Letters for L..

In the modern era of self-publishing, the notion of writing a cover letter may be a foreign one to you. Most literary journals and magazines that allow submissions expect you […]

Posted March 10, 2013

The Nifty 350

In a previous post, we discussed the importance of daily writing. Like athletes, we writers need to exercise our creative muscles in order to improve our performance. You don’t have […]

Posted March 4, 2013