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Good Bones: Crafting a Solid Structure for Your Book

A great title, cover and concept are often enough to get a reader…

Creating a Simple Writing Plan You Can Stick To

What’s the hardest part about writing? DOING IT! You can have…

A Publishing Timeline for First-Time Authors

No matter how you slice it, writing a book is a big, long, complex…

Is a Ghostwriter Right for You?

One of the first things I learned when I first opened kn literary…

The Importance of Loving Your Book Idea

So often we hear the phrase "write what you know." I would…

14 Tips to Love Writing Again

When we think of writing, we often think of the sexy parts. The…

Three Really Good Reasons You’re Not Writing

Recently I was chatting with a new friend of mine, a teacher…

Memoir vs. Autobiography

Both these terms point to a similar genre: Books about one’s…

Why Protecting Your Book Idea is the Last Thing You Need to Worry About

Many new authors come to us very concerned about protecting their…

The Book Biz Part V: The Power of a High-Concept Hook

Hook you say? What's a hook? That, my would-be author friend,…