creative process

March 18, 2019
Give credit where credit is due.

Who do you credit for…

Who do you credit for giving you the desire to create? Was it a teacher? Maybe a parent? Does it come from within?   Have you […]
March 23, 2019

Paragraph Structure

Paragraph writing in fiction doesn’t follow traditional rules. Like storytelling itself, it is artistically liberated, and that liberation gives it the potential to contribute to the story’s aesthetic appeal.
April 28, 2019

How To Write Better Horror

What are the most critical aspects of a horror story? The screams and scares? Well that’s true, that’s the end game but what do you need […]
May 6, 2019

7 Tips For Character Appearance

Do you take the time to thoroughly explain your character’s appearance? If not you might be missing a golden opportunity to draw your readers further into […]
May 7, 2019

Which Characters Should Be In Your Novel

You have your protagonist. You have your antagonist. Good to go right? No! Of course, we all know we need to populate our stories with multiple […]
May 9, 2019

Overwriting & Underwriting–Which Is Worse?

Does your scene have too much detail? Or is it underwritten to the point you’ve lost your readers? That fine line in between can be a […]
May 9, 2019

How To Evoke Imagery

Painting a picture with words has its difficulties and if you go too far you risk ruining the scene. How do you evoke imagery in your […]
May 14, 2019
Stop Writing These Stories

Stop! Don’t Write These Stories.

I found this article yesterday and honestly thought it was a little, well, obvious. However, I’ve seen every storyline mentioned on the big screen so someone […]
May 15, 2019
Problems

Problems

She looked up at Devin’s reflection and knew they had to get out of the city before the second wave came through. Once to the woodline, […]