The REAL Reason It’s Harder to Make a Living Writing

I read a lot of articles and blog posts about how it is so much harder to make a living writing now than it was a few decades ago. Most point the finger at “big, bad traditional publishers” who no longer pay big advances or take chances on emerging writers. Or they blame Amazon or … Continue reading “The REAL Reason It’s Harder to Make a Living Writing”

Book Review: UNREVELATIONS by Rissa Watkins

After her philandering husband gets turned into a vampire, Sara learns someone is trying to bring about the End of Days. The only way Sara can stop it and protect those she loves is by sacrificing her own life.

After her philandering husband gets turned into a vampire, Sara learns someone is trying to bring about the End of Days. The only way Sara can stop it and protect those she loves is by sacrificing her own life.

New Ebook On How to Keep Readers Engaged

If you are a writer, then you know how important it is NOT to bore the readers. In my new ebook Kick the Crap Out of Your Manuscript, I go in-depth about crutch words, including double verbs, passive voice, qualifiers, dull verbs, etc.

If you are a writer, then you know how important it is NOT to bore the readers. In my new ebook Kick the Crap Out of Your Manuscript, I go in-depth about crutch words, including double verbs, passive voice, qualifiers, dull verbs, etc.

Writing Contest: Writers’ Digest Self-Published Book Awards

Writer’s Digest is now accepting entries for their 23rd annual Self-Published Book Awards contest. If you’ve self-published a book in the last year or so, you might want to consider entering this writing contest. The grand prize winner gets $8,000 in cash, a trip to the Writer’s Digest Conference, a guaranteed review in Midwest Book … Continue reading “Writing Contest: Writers’ Digest Self-Published Book Awards”