It may be hard to believe, but in just a matter of days, all of the shopping, gift wrapping, baking and decorating that you’ve done for Christmas will finally be… ‘Tis the Season for Holiday Reading!
Before you start your book publishing journey, it’s always a great idea to learn as much as you can about the craft of writing. Whether it’s the importance of outlines,… Character Driven v. Plot Driven Writing: What’s the Difference?
Whether your novel is out of this world (literally), or is set in the future, writing a science fiction novel requires an active imagination and a lot of creativity! Don’t… Four Ideas to Start Your Science Fiction Novel
Whether you’re prepared or not, this Thursday is Thanksgiving Day, and people all over the United States will be getting together with family and friends to celebrate. Though Thanksgiving is… “How About a Casserole” This Holiday Season!
National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) is in full swing, and as we mentioned in last week’s blog, this month-long celebration of the art of writing began on November 1 and… Back to Basics: Fiction vs. Nonfiction
With cooler weather upon us, it seems like the perfect time to cuddle up indoors with a cozy blanket and a good book. If you are in need of the latter,… Scaring up a Good Read: Dorrance’s Spooky Reading List
A couple of weeks ago, we wrote a blog that covered some of the basics of writing, including a refresher course of sorts on some helpful literary devices and how to use… Back to Basics Part II: More Literary Devices