I realized recently that it may be interesting for you to know why it is I currently write short stories. Contrary to a reasonable assumption, I’m not particularly fond of short stories as a reader and it is only through the process of writing them that they have grown on me as a writer! I know, that probably sounds crazy, but here’s the deal…
I recently participated in an interview featured as an Author Spotlight on the Living Through Writing blog. Find the questions covered and links here!
As this year draws to a close, I find myself thinking not so much about reading, writing, or personal development but how much you may need to hear this very message. I hope it serves you well.
This month, I participated in #TheWriterCommunity prompts and the experience has taught me a ton on the personal side—such as opened my eyes to the support system available to me as a writer—as well as the technical side—like how I approach story development. These were my take-aways.
Pretty much anyone in-the-know advises against writing in multiple genres if you want to be a successful writer. The reasons they say this are perfectly valid…but I still don’t plan to follow the advice—here’s why!
Researching before publishing your first book is important, but where’s a newbie author to begin? If you’re uncertain, fear no more! This new indie author has compiled the top 12 topics of importance from her experience with tons of specific resources to get you started! (Part II)