Saturday, July 23, 2016

Why Queries Are Rejected

Agent Janet Reid shares the reasons she rejected some queries.

Friday, July 22, 2016

Introverts and Conferences

With careful preparation, introverts can attend and benefit from conferences.

Thursday, July 21, 2016


If you have a flashback in your novel, it's better to not have it in your opening pages.

Wednesday, July 20, 2016

Words to Use Instead of "Very"

Rather than adding "very" to increase the impact of a word, try using some of these words instead.

Tuesday, July 19, 2016

Voice vs. Grammar

Sometimes you have to break grammatical rules to bring out your voice.

Monday, July 18, 2016

Outlining a Scene

Answering these ten questions will help you lay out your scene.

Sunday, July 17, 2016

Author Photo

Your author photo is an important part of your book marketing.

Saturday, July 16, 2016

Letter of Agreement

If you're doing a school visit, it's a good idea to agree to a letter of agreement ahead of time. 

Friday, July 15, 2016

Participating on Twitter

Tips to help you join in on Twitter conversations,

Thursday, July 14, 2016

Is Your Query Letter Ready

Use this handy flowchart to decide if your query letter is ready to send.