Friday, September 29, 2023

Authentic Characters

 Authentic Characters help your readers connect to your story.

Thursday, September 28, 2023

Wednesday, September 27, 2023

Character Change in Picture Books

 How do you show character growth within the limited word count of picture books?

Tuesday, September 26, 2023

Writing Children's Books

 Here are ten tips for writing kids' books.

Monday, September 25, 2023


Where in your story should you begin to figure out your plot--beginning, middle, or end?

Sunday, September 24, 2023


 Lampshading in writing is when you call out attention to to cliche or contrived element, particularly in dialogue.

Saturday, September 23, 2023

Rhyming Nonfiction

 Here are some tips to using rhyme when writing nonfiction.

Friday, September 22, 2023


 What is subtext and how can you use it in your story?

Thursday, September 21, 2023

Book Blurbs

 How do book blurbs work and are they a worthwhile part of marketing?

Wednesday, September 20, 2023

Picture Book Elements

 What are the parts that make up a picture book?