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Should You Have an Author Blog?

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Writers are told they MUST have a blog, but I have some surprising news for you: Not every writer benefits from blogging. In fact, it can be downright counterproductive. (more…)

25 Tips for Writing for Young Adults

teenagers in loveSo you’re thinking you might write a novel aimed at young adults. Here’s how to avoid the most common pitfalls. (more…)

Hot Tips for Your Author Bio

old typewriterWriting is a business, make no mistake. One aspect of the business is your author biography.  (more…)

Avoid Limping Love Scenes

legs-459660_1920Recently, I read to my critique group, and they started hootin’ and howlin’ like a bunch of drunken teenage girls. All because of my candy-ass sex scene.


How to Create Compelling Characters



Without a compelling main character, your writing will fall flat. Here are three fun and easy ways to enhance them. (more…)

6 Tips for Writers

painter-981876_1920 As a writer, you are an artist.  (more…)

Do You Ever Run Out of Ideas? Here’s a Tip.

old-door-1170585_1280I have to be honest. I have more ideas than I have years left in my life, even if I live to be 100. (more…)