Free printables to help you figure out who your characters are that you can reference whenever you get stuck! Read more
Too many rules and guidelines all at once can be overwhelming, and the defensive reaction is to rebel and say "screw all the rules, just write!" But, the truth is, everything should be taken in moderation. Even rules. Read more
Trim your word count without sacrificing your content by removing filler words, adverbs, passive voice, wordy phrasing, and more. Read more
Fantasy generally involves a level of worldbuilding that isn’t suited to a smaller word count. But difficult is not the same as impossible. Read more
There are many clever ways to show the meanings behind these terms while keeping things flowing naturally.
Even in free verse, good poetry is still well thought out, meaningful, and made on purpose.
Editing takes up so much of my time now that writing has become what it used to be: just a dream. I want to finish a novel.
So many acts that were deemed despicable and hateful were actually founded on the basis that they served a greater purpose.
With her free hand, she occasionally swatted aside a curious vine that tried to overtake the keyboard of her laptop, but her eyes never wandered from the flashing black line on her blank white screen.
Her inner Aes Sedai is firmly set in the world Robert Jordan created. Between you and me, I think she knows more about his world than the real world around her. Read more