Day 7s simple task: Developing your plot

What’s this all about simple tasks? http://wp.me/p5y43M-3z First, let’s think of some genres, romance, si-fi, fiction, fantasy, mystery, horror. Do any of these stand out to you? If not try eliminating some you don’t want to write in. Most books have either man vs man, man vs nature, or man vs self. Which of these…

Day 0 How to write a book day by day guide

What is the scariest part of writing a book? It might be getting published, editing, or even writing your book. That’s why I’m here. Each day I will be giving you one small task to complete. Something easy that you can do in your minutes before bed or over lunch, something that will help you…

Introverts, Cats, and Writing

How can you write great character interactions? Well you might have heard some famous writers saying “carry a note pad and write down interesting conversations”. But let’s be honest. Most writers have regular jobs, and when you are trying to catch up on your word count, you might not have the time or money to…

The Value of Beta Readers

Beta readers are people of your target audience that can give you helpful feedback on your story. If you write for the opposite gender, someone older or younger than you, or someone in a different occupation, you may want a beta reader. They can give you crucial advice.  Gathering a group of your target audience…