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”

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”