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Has an editor recommended you tighten your sentences by reducing excess fat? Have you wondered how when you edited to the bare bones? Think again. Among other things, you may have a case of superfluous prepositional phrases. Deleting them won’t damage the beauty and...read more
I’ve been getting a lot of questions lately about whether authors can use other people’s trademarks in their book, story, and essay titles. This can come up in a lot of different genres: notably, nonfiction. If you want to write about, say, the McDonalds corporation,...read more
How to Write a Novel in 90 days with L. C. Hayden ~ April 15 – April 28 Powerful Openings: Hook Your Readers From Page One with Kris Kennedy ~ April 15 – April 28 Special Events, Programs, and Webinars starting this week MENTORING: Writing the Thriller or Paranormal...read more
Characters ARE Your Story Writers spend a lot of time developing plot, and that’s great. But the plot is just a vehicle for character transformation, and that’s why readers are reading. They want to see this person go through this plot, and change. Transform. So you...read more
It’s pity party time—or is it? We’ve discussed, commiserated, and otherwise propped each other up throughout the 4-year (wow, seriously? I have THAT much to say? It would appear to be the case…) course of this only slightly humble monthly blog post. First, let me...read more
Get those pages ready and find the right poison for your characters! Polish Your Pages with F. T. Bradley ~ April 22 – May 5 Choose Your Poison with Jimmy Morris ~ April 22 – May 5 Special Events, Programs, and Webinars starting this week WEBINAR: Copyright for...read more