What is Inside Your Writer’s Toolbox?

Do you have a writer’s toolbox? It’s a little bit different from a workshop toolbox, but it’s just as useful – at least it’s useful for your writing craft. A writer’s toolbox contains techniques, processes, strategies, and ideas that can fuel your writing life and drive your creative success. Some notebooks Writer’s write, meaning that…

How to Write Engaging Stories: A Guide to Creating a Compelling Narrative

Writing compelling stories is an art. Stories can be shared, told, and retold. They’re an integral part of our culture and our lives. People have been telling stories for centuries, and it’s no wonder why. A well-told story is captivating and engaging. Bestselling authors know all about the power of storytelling–they know how to create…

How to Write a Book Review: Tips from an Experienced Reader

Do you love to read? Do you like to share your thoughts on the books you read with others? If so, then you may want to consider writing book reviews. Book reviews can be a great way to share your thoughts on a book and help other readers decide if they will read the book…

The History And Future Of Storytelling

The history of storytelling is a long and storied one. In fact, it’s so old that nobody can even say for sure where or when it started. We have found cave paintings from as far back as 28,000 BC, showing a reindeer being attacked by two cave lions. We also know that since the first…

Tips On How To Create A Novel

They say that everyone has a novel inside them, and it’s true, we all do. But being able to concentrate on an idea long enough to develop a full novel out of it can prove challenging. Yet, with the right focus and determination, you can create a full-length novel. So, to help you out, here…

Should You Consider A Freelance Job? What To Know

* Collaboration with FATJOE Publishing. Over the past few years, more and more people have considered freelancing as a career path. The attraction is driven by the various benefits that it could offer, such as setting your own hours and being your own boss. There’s quite a lot to consider before you start freelancing, however….

How to Get Started As a Freelance Writer

So, you like writing? That’s great, in fact, many people who love reading also have a passion for writing. So, it makes sense to want to strike out and turn this hobby into something that could earn you money. Some people write as a side job, earning a little extra income while honing their craft….

How To Find Your Voice As A Writer

Whether writing a book, a poem, a blog, or a magazine article, writers want their work to engage their audience.  To enchant readers, writers must create content that resonates with their audience. Finding your writer’s voice is crucial to achieve this. Your writer’s voice will distinguish your prose from others and express your personality on-page….

CampNaNo Failed. Now What?

“Failure is simply the opportunity to begin again, this time more intelligently.” As you will know, April 1st is the day where you trick people into believing something that isn’t true. I did something similar this year. I told everyone that this day marked the start of my Camp NaNoWriMo challenge! A lot of writers…

Getting Back Into Your Writing After A Long Break

“Almost everything will work if you unplug it for a few minutes…even you.” Ahh, the thought of doing absolutely nothing. Bliss, right? Perhaps, like me, you spent months preparing for NaNoWriMo, then did NaNoWriMo, then decided you needed a month or two out. Probably both the best and worst thing you could possibly do as…