Category: For Writers
Three Hard Lessons Learned While Editing
Editing The Remakables has begun and what a wild ride it’s been. I’ve learned three hard lessons and gleaned some fascinating trivia. Check it out!
Long Live ‘Said’
Let’s debunk the ‘Said is Dead’ myth, and instead promote fabulous written dialogue. Said is alive and well. Long live Said!
Must-Have Books on Writing
Here’s a list of my favourite books on writing. What are yours?
Here are my end of year reflections on the writing life. Wishing you a blooming wonderful new year. May your writerly (and other) dreams come to fruition.
On Writing and Reward
Why do writers do what they do? Maybe more than a pot of gold waits for us…
4 Tips for Naming Your Characters
Creating memorable characters is tough work, and naming them well is an important step. Here are some tips, hacks, and resources to help.
How do you know when a story is finished? Here are some ideas. #WritingNow
Writing Kidlit Magical Realism
I’m shifting gears, tackling two writing projects at once. The new one is magical realism for middle grade readers. Intrigued?
Creating A Kidlit Series Outline
Ever had to create a series outline for kidlit books? Read on for some tips and a template.