Writers’ Blog


The least you should know about outlining your story

An outline is the foundation of your story, a framework on which to build a solid, cohesive tale. Outlining first may make the difference between a powerful story with depth, or a mediocre tale. Read more...

15 tips for successful writing groups

Maybe you’re not as good a writer as you think you are. It’s true. We tend to fall in love with our own writing, blinded to our imperfect technique. How do you know? Join a writing group and get feedback – lots of it. Read more...

‘Tweener’ rejections

Let’s explore some of those ubiquitous rejection letters that even internationally published novelists see frequently. Read more...

Romance in thrillers?

An avid thriller reader who is working on a first novel asked, “Isn’t it difficult working deep characterization and good romance into thrillers?” Read more...

Fashion your own reality

In the not-to-distant future, your state of mind may determine the music you hear. Read more...
Grave Digging

Digging for a story

Thriller and mystery plots are all around us. Imagine what a good mystery writer could do with something I heard this morning: Read more...

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