Are Writing Marketplace Subscriptions Worth It?

Are Writing Marketplace Subscriptions Worth It?

Writers are supposed to do what we do for the passion of it—for the pure creative urge to get our stories out of our heads and onto the page. And, of course, that’s a huge part of what drives us. But the last time I checked, the power company didn’t take short stories...
8 Reasons You Should Be Writing Short Stories

8 Reasons You Should Be Writing Short Stories

You’ve probably heard it a hundred times by now: the best way to build a career as a writer is to write a lot. You need to have a series; you need to expand to related markets; you need to blog every day—the list of recommendations seems as endless as the amount of...
How to Write Better Fiction and Become a Great Novelist

How to Write Better Fiction and Become a Great Novelist

Do you have what it takes to become a great fiction writer? In this article, I want to share some important ideas and steps you can take to become an accomplished novelist for those who are willing to put in the work required to achieve greatness. Becoming a great...