Monthly Archives: July 2019

How To Insert A Theme Throughout Your Book.

Themes are the glue that binds every other aspect of your story together. They’re the overall experience your readers will feel. The handle of the blade that is your, the writers, central message. If asked, could you pinpoint the theme/s … Continue reading

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How To Write Traumatic Effects Into Your Story.

If you’re writing a traumatic experience into the backstory of your character, how will you show how it affects your character in the present? Do you know the signs and symptoms of recalling a past traumatic experience and how they … Continue reading

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Wednesday Writing Prompt

With only her memories to carry her forward, Norah walked into the backward. They wouldn’t find her parents for a few weeks. After all, they were supposed to be on vacation.

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Neon Lost

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Publishing, editing, book cover design, and everything else that goes into releasing your book reviewed and rated.

I found this article the other day, and it opened my eyes to some shady self-publishing companies. I have completely switched gears on who I am going to go with. ALLi (Alliance of Independent Authors) is a well-established group that … Continue reading

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Controlled Burn (Flash Fiction)

“I must have redemption,” Sophia assured herself. “With this match I am reborn.” Continue reading

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Once Captured

She is but one. The moon-the sun. Twirling around. Never touching the ground. A crisis averted. Her mind asserted. To me, one with touch. Not given to such. Holding on tight. And try as she might. The one that stands … Continue reading

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Worst Day Ever Quotes That Will Make You Reconsider.

“Every secret of a writer’s soul, every experience of his life, every quality of his mind, is written large in his works.” — Virginia Woolf

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Question Of The Week

Do you edit as you write or do you wait until the end of your first draft?

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One In The Same

If the greatest trick the Devil ever pulled. Is convincing the world he didn’t exist. Then who is the one telling us all. We had better resist. The battle between good and evil. Is happening every day. If you look … Continue reading

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6️⃣ Word Story Challenge

In six words, tell your story of the above picture.

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History Of Words Sunday

Oh, my offline friend. I don’t know what is do without Serica my cat. She’s an endless source of comedy, frustration, and love. I love to watch her prowl around outside as if she’s a lion looking for a next … Continue reading

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Pondering My Senses

Existing consciously. Falling helplessly. Attempting to understand. On a stage so grand. A pinpoint in time. What can we hope to find? A speck in space. Decisions made in haste. What feel, touch, and imagine. Which is more real the … Continue reading

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WordPress Question For All.

A quick question for all WordPress users. Does anyone utilize the business plan? If so, do you find that it is worth the extra money? I’m thinking about upgrading and just can’t decide. If you have any advice, please leave … Continue reading

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Writing Characters With Mental Illness.

How important is it to understand a mental illness before you write about it? Is there an inherent responsibility placed upon the author? As a writer who has dealt with mental illness for the past ten years, I naturally insert … Continue reading

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The Gathering Of Innocence (Flash Fiction)

Today is a great day. Today you all turn eighteen. With your action today you will prove your devotion to God, country, and your future. Continue reading

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Forever Now

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How To Write Larger Than Life Characters.

Bigger, better, more, and more and more and more. That’s what larger than life characters are. Hotter than hot. Colder than cold. With a depth that seems almost superhuman. Crafting characters your readers will want to jump inside of and … Continue reading

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How To Use The 3 Act Structure While Plotting Your Novel.

I’ll admit that I pantsed my first novel with little or no planning ahead and while this had its advantages the going was slow and often in reverse. So for my current book, I’ve been plotting and planning for months … Continue reading

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Worst Day Ever Quotes That Will Make You Reconsider.

“A writer of fiction is really… a congenital liar who invents from his own knowledge or that of other men.” Ernest Hemingway

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