G. Edward Smith

June 3, 2019

Motivate Yourself

How do you motivate yourself to write when writing is the last thing you want to do?   Ah, motivation. When sticking to a schedule isn’t […]
May 27, 2019
Modern Audience

Challenges Of Writing For A Modern Audience

These days is writing a novel easier, harder, or basically the same as it was in the past? In this age of the super information highway, […]
May 27, 2019

100 days

Could you finish a first draft in 100 days?
May 27, 2019

Creating A Religion For Your Fantasy World

Are you in the process of building a world for your novel? Have you considered all aspects? Within your newly created world is there one or […]
May 26, 2019

So You Have A Bad Writing Process–So What.

You don’t outline. You don’t have a writing schedule. Who cares? Are you plugging away and gaining ground? That’s all that matters right? As long as […]
May 25, 2019

Literary vs. Genre Fiction: Common Mistakes

Happy ending vs. sad ending (or no ending.) Easy vs. hard writing. What’s the real difference between literary and genre fiction? We’ve all read literary fiction […]
May 24, 2019

Book Cover Design Mistakes To Avoid

The great thing about self-publishing your book is the control you have over every aspect of its design. This can become a double-edged sword though. Especially […]
May 24, 2019

A Glimpse

May 24, 2019

Giving Your Characters a Definitive Voice

How do you bring a definitive voice to your characters? Is it different than your author voice? These questions and more will be addressed in the […]