G. Edward Smith

March 29, 2019

The Best Apps & Websites For Writers–Period

In the May/June 2019 issue of Writerโ€™s Digest, youโ€™ll find our annual roundup of the 101 Best Websites for Writers! This yearโ€™s collection is supplemented by online addendums, including this set of mobile apps for writers, along with a guide to navigating Redditโ€™s offerings for writers.
March 29, 2019

It’s Time To Hire A Professional Editor!

Youโ€™ve finally decided that itโ€™s time to work with a professional editor but you have no clue on what to expect.
March 29, 2019
Formatting your Book

How To Write That Great Mystery Novel—-And What Not To Do.

Yes, viewers of mysteries and thrillers like tightly-plotted narratives, clever red herrings, and a certain element of surprise. And you should always strive to weave as many of these aspects into your whodunit or crime story as possible.
March 29, 2019

Out Of Control

You never know. The change can grow. It is always and forever present…
March 29, 2019

Somethings Never Change

โ€˜I just want this to end and forget everything.โ€™ Dorian thought to himself as he stood in front of the mirror. His eyes sunken, hair tangled, and his skin a pale remembrance of its former self.
March 29, 2019

Which Trim Size Should You Choose?

As soon as you get serious about self-publishing a book, you are confronted with the choice of what size your book ought to be. For instance, if you want to get a price on how much a book will cost to print, the first thing you need to know is the size.
March 29, 2019

Flash Fiction & Why You Should Be Writing It–Plus Free Contests List

Flash forward to flash fiction, a form of fiction writing which is increasing in popularity day by day. Flash Fiction goes by several names including: Micro Fiction, Sudden Fiction, Fast Fiction and Short-short stories.
March 29, 2019

New Favorite Writing Song–Cowboy Junkies

New favorite writing song…take a listen.  
March 29, 2019

Found

I close my eyes. From without she tries. We never hope to see…