Understanding the Different Types of Editing

Understanding the Different Types of Editing

  Writing is only a quarter of what goes into making a successful book. Maybe less. What? Don’t believe me? Writing creates the whole experience, you say? The ultimate experience in a writer’s life is putting “THE END” on the page? Right. Sure. This is your first...
NOW HEAR THIS!!! 3 Mistakes You’re Making when Writing Emphasis

NOW HEAR THIS!!! 3 Mistakes You’re Making when Writing Emphasis

Writing a great book is all about capturing your reader’s attention and keeping them so spellbound they can’t dream of putting your book down. But that’s easier said than done—when readers have so many other options for entertainment (and we’re not just talking...
How to Write a Query Letter: The Formula for Great Results

How to Write a Query Letter: The Formula for Great Results

If you’re looking to get a traditional publishing deal, a great query letter is a must. But it seems like a dark art: what do agents and editors want to see in that first moment of contact? How do you cut through all the clutter and get the agent to actually read your...