Category Archives: Thursday Thoughts

🔟 Tips For Writing Dialogue.

Do you struggle to write engaging dialogue? Are you wondering how you can improve this all-important aspect of your writing? The video below will give you ten essential tips for writing dialogue that will keep your readers turning the pages. … Continue reading

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How To Write The Small Scenes

You’ve got your major scenes plotted, and each act is laid out. What about your smaller transitional scenes? These small scenes may seem insignificant at the time but add up over the course of a novel and can become prime … Continue reading

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5 Steps To Marketing A Self-Published Book.

Self-publishing has created a whole new world for writers and once published, the next step begins, marketing. The article below lays out five easy steps to marketing your self-published book. This easy plan will have you reaching your sales goals … Continue reading

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Self-Inserts:The Good, Bad, & Ugly.

Self-insert is a new term for me, but the concept is wildly rampant among new writers, especially in first novels which I am currently finishing. So am I guilty of using the self-insert? Absolutely! I think we all are to … Continue reading

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Inspiration To Write When You Don’t Want To

What’s worse than writer’s block? Lacking the motivation to write can stifle the most prolific of writers. How do you find the will to write when you don’t have the power to pick up the pen? The article below gives … Continue reading

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How To Write Grief And Sadness

After killing off a character do you take the time to write about the grieving process of those around that character? This can sometimes be difficult to accomplish and the article that follows will walk you through the steps needed … Continue reading

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How To Evoke Imagery

Painting a picture with words has its difficulties and if you go too far you risk ruining the scene. How do you evoke imagery in your storytelling that leads the reader deeper into your narrative? The article below talks about … Continue reading

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