Sunday, February 7, 2016

Outdated Slang

Make sure you're not accidentally using slang words in your YA that will date your novel.

Saturday, February 6, 2016

Writing Books

With so many craft books from which to choose, how do you decide?

Friday, February 5, 2016

Promotion Timing

If you're running a promotion, make sure it's in place before spreading the word on social media.

Thursday, February 4, 2016

Misused Words

Make sure you don't confuse these similar words.

Wednesday, February 3, 2016

Character Descriptions

The writing rule of "show don't tell" applies when describing your characters.

Tuesday, February 2, 2016

Picture Book Literary Agents

Read what excites agents who represent picture book authors.

Monday, February 1, 2016

Writing Advice

What do you wish you had known before embarking on your writing journey?

Sunday, January 31, 2016

Book Promotion

Can you launch a book without making yourself miserable?

Saturday, January 30, 2016

Style Sheets

Keep track of all the important details in your story with a style sheet.

Friday, January 29, 2016

Know Your Character

You need to understand many minor details of a character's life in order to bring him/her to life in your writing.