How to Make Time to Write a Book: 6 Ways to Make Writing Happen

How to Make Time to Write a Book: 6 Ways to Make Writing Happen

There are a lot of factors to consider when you decide to write a book. One of the most nagging questions is, “How will I find the time to write this book?” A lot of it is a matter of commitment. If you’re not 100% dedicated to finishing a book, you’re going to keep...
Found Dialogue: Using the Art of Eavesdropping for Better Fiction

Found Dialogue: Using the Art of Eavesdropping for Better Fiction

One of the most crucial elements of great fiction is great dialogue. You can write a novel with no dialogue, but it gets very avant garde very quickly—and if that’s not what you’re going for, then you’re going to need your characters to talk to each other, at least...
Fast and Loose: 3 Ways Freewriting Will Upgrade Your Creative Career

Fast and Loose: 3 Ways Freewriting Will Upgrade Your Creative Career

You’re a pretty darn good writer. It’s true! Go ahead, pat yourself on the back—you’ve earned it! After all, you’ve written at least one book, you write on social media all the time, and you probably blog pretty regularly. You’ve got plenty of practice and you’re...