5 Things Maggie Stiefvater Taught Me About Writing

A few things YA author Maggie Stiefvater taught me THROUGH THE POWER OF LITERATURE.

Worldbuilding Checklist: Creating Cultures and Religions

An extensive checklist to help authors invent a fictional world for fantasy, sci-fi, and other stories.

How a character should extract information from others

On his way to his goal, your protagonist will likely come to a time when he needs to get information out of someone. How do I sneak into the fortress? What do you know about the dognapping? Where… Read More

Advice on accepting editorial feedback

Finding beta readers and hiring a structural/substantial editor is a vital part of writing a book. Yes, a copyeditor is necessary too, but don’t overlook the importance of getting input on the broader aspects of your story. Even… Read More