Choose one of the following categories or browse through their respective posts below for practical tips, actionable advice, and inspiration for your writing process!
For posts on plot, characterization, dialogue, pacing, structure, POV, planning, outlining, style, technique, and tools.
An explanation of style guides and style sheets, their relationship, and how each tool can better your writing (whether you traditional or self-publish!).
Learn the fundamentals of character development: the influence of a character’s background, their driving motivations, and recognizing The Research Paradox.
Style guides aren’t just for editors! Learn what they are; why they’re important for both traditional and self-publishing authors; and how to select yours.
For posts on motivation, productivity, inspiration, writer’s block, and more.
Reduce the risk of burnout and avoid a motivational crash by using the following practical and actionable tips to create a sustainable writing process.
Trouble focusing is one of the top struggles for writers. These focus tips and tricks can be used individually or in tandem to reach that peak work “flow”!
For sources of inspiration for your manuscript, book lists on various topics, and general bookish appreciation.
As an enthusiastic and lifelong fan, I’ve made a list of five outstanding reasons (from programs to books to supporting authors) to love your local library!
Writing Resource Freebies
Enter your details in either (or both!) forms to grab a free copy of my printable and easy-to-use Style Sheet Template or Proofreading Workbook for Writers.
Find out more about Style Sheets (and how to use them) in my ABCs of Style Sheets post!