Why I Spend $4 a Day for Office Space
Inspiration

Why I Spend $4 a Day for Office Space

Listen, it’s true.  There are some writer perks.  Long before there were virtual offices and remote working environments, writers and moms (and a few others with oddball jobs) were the only people staying home to work.  And it’s no lie to say that it’s one of the best things about being a writer—the house clears…

10 Steps to Punchier Dialog
Craft of Writing

10 Steps to Punchier Dialog

I’ve heard publishing professionals say that when they want to know if a prospective fiction client can write, they flip through the manuscript in search of the first section of dialog to see if the author has mastered the art. Dialog is that important. So today I’m going to give you my top ten tips…