writer resources

March 30, 2019

How to find a Literary Agent

Looking for a traditional publishing contract? You need a literary agent. A good agent will work hard to sell your book to a publisher and negotiate a bigger advance and better contract than you would for yourself.
April 6, 2019

Marketing Your Book In 2019–What Not To Do.

Great advice for marketing in 2019. These mistakes are easy to make, and this article explains why they are fruitless and gives information on what to […]
April 21, 2019

Character Types & Which Ones Deserve A Place In Your Story.

Once you’re aware of character type, you’ll find yourself noticing it more and more in what you read and watch. You can then use this awareness to study that character and see what elements you can use in your own writing.
April 23, 2019

How To Write Mentally Ill Characters

The megalomaniacal CEO. The sociopathic killer. The suicidal teen. The anxious woman self-medicating with booze and pills while caring for her demented mother. As writers, we invite these characters into our stories because they are true-to-life and because their psychological problems invite curiosity and compassion.
April 24, 2019

Author Branding And Why It Is Essential.

Branding is one of those buzz-words that can turn off creatives, but essentially, your brand is your promise to the reader.