10 Things Writers can do While Sheltering in Place During the Coronavirus Outbreak

Guest post by Graham Salwell As the novel coronavirus, formally known as Covid-19, rips around the world, wreaking havoc on healthcare systems and dismantling economies, the vast majority of us who are fortunate enough to not get sick have been forced to take refuge within the confines of our own homes. For most people, this.. read more →

You Can Make a Living as a Self-Published Author

The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams. — Eleanor Roosevelt You can absolutely make a good living as a self-published author – in fact, with some dedication, it’s completely possible to quit your day job and become a full-time, well-established, respected, moneymaking publisher of your own works. How do.. read more →

The Brave New World of Self-Publishing

The golden age is before us, not behind us. — William Shakespeare Authors have never had it better. Never in the history of man has it been so easy to get your message – your book – published so that it is available for hundreds, thousands, or even millions of readers to readily purchase. You.. read more →

Writing Coaching – What the Heck is That?

Sometimes it’s tough being a writer. It seems like there are so many moving pieces to writing a good short story or novel. It can be terribly confusing, even to experience writers. What are some of the skills you need to write and sell a novel or story? You must understand and be able to.. read more →

Get Rid of Writer’s Block Once and For All

All writers get writer’s block on occasion. The thing to do is to overcome the barrier, find the cause, and move on so you can be productive again. read more →

17 Common Mistakes Made by Writers Every Day

Avoid these mistakes when you write a story or book and your writing will be more powerful and more likely to impress your client, your editor and your readers. read more →

How to Write 10,000 Words a Day

You can write thousands of words every day by setting goals, focusing, and eliminating distractions. Writing faster means you can make more money. read more →

Writing Tips: Being Too Obsessive About World Building

World building is an important part of writing novels, but be sure that you don’t spend an inordinate amount of time writing character backgrounds, location details, historical timelines, and so forth. read more →

12 Easy Ways To Help A Writer Out

Help out a writing friend. Use these simple and easy tips to give your writer (and other creative people) a boost. Almost all of these are free, and most won’t take over a minute or two. read more →

An Idea is the Beginning of Good Writing

Before you can start writing anything, you need an idea, or a thought about what you want to write about. read more →