Friday, October 24, 2014


There are many ways to incorporate symbolism into your story.

Thursday, October 23, 2014

Scene Breaks

Here are some things you need to think about when you transition to another scene.

Wednesday, October 22, 2014


Not all prologues are created equal.

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Shorter is Sweeter

When you write picture books, you need to pare the text to the bare minimum.

Monday, October 20, 2014

Writing Scams

Beware of scams perpetrated by authors and/or malicious others. 

Sunday, October 19, 2014

New Children's Agent

Rachel Brooks from the L. Perkins Agency is looking for fun picture books in addition to novels.

Saturday, October 18, 2014

Poetic Lines

How do you decide where to end each line in a poem.

Friday, October 17, 2014

Thursday, October 16, 2014

Grandparent Names

Lists of grandparent names, from the traditional to the trendy.

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

First Drafts

You've finished your first draft. Now what?