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Quick and Dirty Paperback Formatting, Front Matter

Quick and Dirty Paperback Formatting, Front Matter

If you’re snooty about front matter, this isn’t the guide for you. If you want to write more and format front matter less, read on.

Paperback Formatting, the Quick and Dirty Guidelines

Paperback Formatting, the Quick and Dirty Guidelines

When formatting paperbacks for publishing, there are rigorous and painful standards…then there are good enough guidelines. This post is the latter.

17 QUESTIONS TO HELP YOU WRITE BETTER STORIES, FASTER (PART 3 OF 3)

17 QUESTIONS TO HELP YOU WRITE BETTER STORIES, FASTER (PART 3 OF 3)

Pacing, personality, natural use of senses, conflict, and much more should be analyzed in order to write better stories faster.

17 QUESTIONS TO HELP YOU WRITE BETTER STORIES, FASTER (PART 2 OF 3)

17 QUESTIONS TO HELP YOU WRITE BETTER STORIES, FASTER (PART 2 OF 3)

We continue with more questions to ask yourself in regards to voice, mood, tone, and tropes. The more you nail these down, the better you will write.

17 Questions to Help You Write Better Stories, Faster (Part 1 of 3)

17 Questions to Help You Write Better Stories, Faster (Part 1 of 3)

You need to ask yourself a series of questions to ensure you write better stories faster. Let’s get started with questions about genre!

Using Dialect & Accents in Dialogue

Using Dialect & Accents in Dialogue

There is a science and an art to writing dialogue well, especially when it comes to using dialect and accents in dialogue. Here’s a healthy start!