Do you want to see your book in print? Do you know what steps a manuscript goes through before it reaches the reading public? Although the reasons for writing are many, the process of getting published through traditional means is similar no matter what you write or what your end goal. (Self-publishing is a […]
Suspension can be a good thing. Or it can be a bad thing. I’m sure the kayakers pictured would have to agree it’s a bad thing. A very bad thing. All their well-laid plans for an invigorating cruise down a scenic river have ground to a halt. How will they deal with this unexpected challenge? […]
Getting started as a writer–as in any new venture–presents a monumental number of choices. If you’re like most beginning authors, you’ve already begun to research what’s required for your new undertaking. And, like those who have gone before you, you’re probably feeling a bit overwhelmed.
Now that you have those ideas, what are you going to do with them? Who should you write for? Where will you sell them. Should you quit your job and devote full time to writing? These are only a few of the decision you’ll have to make as an author.
Dealing with too many or too few ideas is typically the lot of the author. Either she is bombarded by ideas on every side or is unable to come up with even a single good topic to write about. Usually the former happens when the author is asleep or engaged in other activities. The latter […]
Join with a group of avid authors who are eager to shake up their world with effective words. In the coming months you can expect to see writing tips, writing workshops, online courses, links to resources, info on the publishing industry, and much more. What would you like to learn here? Since this is a […]