Oh no, another blog post about websites. I know. You can Google writing tips and get thousands of hits, and dozens of "Top X" lists. To hopefully save you some time, I am going to point you to a few websites that spoke to me as I clicked through these two collections: "100 Best Websites … Continue reading Websites for Writers
So You Want a Literary Agent?
Many writers (I dare say ALL) will eventually want to publisher their work. Although self-publishing is popular, some will be looking for an agent to work on their behalf to make a deal with the big publishing houses. But just how does one go about the task of acquiring an agent? There is a lot … Continue reading So You Want a Literary Agent?
To Crowdfund or Not to Crowdfund?
Should writers use Patreon?
How to Keep Posting
Yikes! People are reading my blog! Yay. But now what do I do? I have to keep it up or lose my followers. That is the problem with "popularity," you have to fan the flames or the fire dies out. So, how do you keep a blog alive? What do the "experts" say? In gathering … Continue reading How to Keep Posting
Choosing a Title for Your Novel
Picking a title for your novel is difficult. You want it to entice readers to pick it up, to see what lies between the covers. But it is also a very personal thing, or at least it is for a new writer. We want our first novel to represent our best work, our characters, all … Continue reading Choosing a Title for Your Novel