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?”

Don’t worry, you’ve got time

The new year is right around the corner. Wow. Do you have what you need to kick start your goals? Don’t worry. There’s still time to download free resources from these fellow writers! From publishing to creativity, this giveaway has it all. Happy writing!

When you don’t know where to begin…

Writing a book is difficult, not to mention revising, editing, marketing, and publishing. The list goes on, right? Know where to start? You’re not alone if you don’t. Choose from one of these free resources from fellow writers!

What all do you need?

Get the resources needed to get your book finished! I’ve teamed up with other authors with tools that’ll help you make it happen! From writer self care to top ten tips for enhanced creativity, we’ve got you covered! Get them today!

I thought it was impossible but…

There I was with a novel and no extra means to work with my editor. Two options: Wait or do it myself. Well… I didn’t want to wait. With various writing projects and other responsibilities, I couldn’t afford to wait until things “got better.” I thought it was impossible, but I self revised my novelContinue reading “I thought it was impossible but…”

There’s no way…

“I can’t self revise my own book. I’m not a professional,” “I’m going to embarrass myself,” “readers will know I couldn’t afford a professional.” Yeah, all of this plagued my thoughts when I came to a crossroads with my novel The Wedding Report. There was no way. What did I do? I pushed past theContinue reading “There’s no way…”

How to Build Confidence as an Unsure Writer

“It’s hard to gain confidence as a writer,” “I can’t break free from imposter syndrome,” “it’s difficult to change my mindset.” Welcome to my world fellow indies as all these thoughts raced through my brain. What changed? I loved writing, and I was determined to break through the fear. I’ll tell you the best quoteContinue reading “How to Build Confidence as an Unsure Writer”