Category Archives: Thursday Thoughts

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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How To Choose The Right Main Character.

So you have an idea for a story. You may have the tantalizing end twist in mind or even the grand opening scene that will hook your readers. You’ve probably even thought about some of the secondary characters. The mentor, … Continue reading

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Paths To Publication

Have you finished your manuscript? Have you decided on which path to publication you are going to take? The following video will walk you through the main avenues available to authors who are looking to get their book out into … Continue reading

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My Laptop DiedβŒβ—

Hello everyone. Well late last night, my beloved laptop kicked the bucket. I now have to find a suitable replacement and quickly since I have joined camp NaNo in July. With that said my posts here on ‘A Writer’s Existence’ … Continue reading

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Camp NaNoWriMo?

Well, folks, I’ve decided to participate in the July Camp NaNo. It will be my first such attempt at this sort of writing marathon. Has anyone else taken on this challenge before? I’ve heard from the Twitter community that it … Continue reading

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πŸ”Ÿ 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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