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Why Writing a Book Is an Act of Courage

Each time I meet someone who wants to write a book, I send up…

Good Bones: Crafting a Solid Structure for Your Book

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

On Books and Building Your Dreams

In this interview with Lora Cheadle--who happens to be a past…

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…

Editorial Tip: How To Write Dialogue That Works

Writing dialogue seems like it would be so easy. We talk all…

Is a Ghostwriter Right for You?

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

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…