My #1 Black Friday deal for writers (don’t miss this!)

It’s BLACK FRIDAY! And you know what that means: Deals, deals, deals… This year I’m making sure no writer is left behind. Over the last few days, I scoured the internet for the best Black Friday deals for writers. After meticulously pouring over every tool, training, and resource that’s on sale today… I can wholeheartedlyContinue reading “My #1 Black Friday deal for writers (don’t miss this!)”

3 things I’m thankful for (#1 might surprise you!)

As we tuck into our annual festivities of family gatherings, turkey dinner, cranberry sauce, and delicious stuffing, I’d like to share the 3 things I am thankful for this year… #1.  – You! Yes, you! I’m grateful you joined me to share the ups and downs of the writing life. Your virtual presence makes the longContinue reading “3 things I’m thankful for (#1 might surprise you!)”

Writers and storycrafters: Everything. You. Need!

Yesterday, I told you about the #1 Black Friday deal for writers: Writer’s Craft 3.0. Writer’s Craft 3.0 is an epic collection of tools, training, and resources that will help you hone your craft and take your writing to the next level. Just getting started and want to avoid costly mistakes, like paying for an editor youContinue reading “Writers and storycrafters: Everything. You. Need!”

Black Friday came early this year — don’t miss this!

I got something for you and while I’m excited, let’s start with story time… Charles Dickens did it. Truman Capote did it. Agatha Christie did it. Dostoevsky and Tolstoy did it. Even Hemingway, Stephen King, and Margaret Atwood did it…Serialization. Recognize any of these titles? The Bonfire of the VanitiesThe Green MileThe Count of MonteContinue reading “Black Friday came early this year — don’t miss this!”

Something Big is Coming!

Launching officially this Tuesday, November 23, take advantage of this deal made by writers for writers! Click the image above to get on my list and you’ll be the first to know!

WIM Plus Merch!

If you’ve been keeping up with my podcast, then you know I hinted I was working on something. A surprise, right? Well… I have a merch store! I created this for fellow writers, even though I wasn’t sure about it. What could a writer put on clothes, coffee mugs, and stickers? I’ll be honest, IContinue reading “WIM Plus Merch!”

How to Self Edit the First Five Pages of Your Book

Writers often ask, “Where do I start with editing?” While professional editing is part of the writing process, self-editing is helpful too. Your manuscript is not complete after your first draft. How many drafts do you need? It depends, but let’s take the first five pages of your manuscript. Remember that you can apply thisContinue reading “How to Self Edit the First Five Pages of Your Book”

Ever felt unqualified?

I was recently told that basically, “I’m not qualified.” Can you relate? Have you taken on the opinions of others and now you second guess yourself? As a writer, I know the feeling of pursuing your dream, but others don’t think you know enough to do what you do, much less share it with others.Continue reading “Ever felt unqualified?”