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Today we are getting the inside Scoop on Laurie Schnebly Campbell. Laurie is well-known for her characterization techniques using Enneagrams. In her book Believable Characters: Creating with Enneagrams she explains how to construct well-rounded, complex characters who...read more
Recently I returned from a trip to Vancouver, British Columbia, one of my favorite spots to visit but also the area where I have set a number of novels. As I walked around Stanley Park and along the waterfront I thought of how a similar walk had given me the idea for...read more
We’re thrilled to have here today for a character interview: Major Ash Hunter, a Navy SEAL currently on medical leave, born and bred in the Rocky Mountain town of Copperhill, Colorado. Ash is the hero in The Asset, Anna del Mar’s new romantic suspense novel. He’s here...read more
On the 9th of May, join Riley for Pages for Agents, a Pitch Practice event. For more information, visit the Special Events Calendar, and also see a list of Agents taking Pitches here! Riley Darkes...read more
As writers we are constantly reminded to show, not tell our stories. In a rough draft an author might write the sentence, Tom was angry. This tells the reader how the character Tom, felt at that moment. Instead, the writer might try to strengthen that sentence and...read more
Part Two of my Interview with Proofreader Extraordinaire Linda Au Part 1, can be found here. Please allow me to reintroduce my friend and proofreader extraordinaire, Linda Au, who shared her insights with us on my previous blog, regarding the ins and outs of her...read more