Category: Resources for Writers

Here is where I share the resources for writers. From bloggers everywhere, see what they share to help and inspire writing. Everyone needs help sometimes.

The 3 Step Guide to Amazing Blogging — The Art of Blogging

What do you do in a world inhabited by well over 200 million blogs? Why’s anyone going to read yours? Every niche, every topic, every angle has been covered. The competition for attention and traffic is fierce. But there’s still room for your blog…

Overcoming Common Obstacles To Become An Author — Nicholas C. Rossis

This is another freelance contribution by Sally Keys. You may remember her from her recent freelance contribution, How Creative Writing Can Boost Your Intelligence. Sally is a professional freelance writer with many years of experience in diverse areas. She made the move to freelancing…

How to Write Unique Themes — Helping Writers Become Authors

Here’s a mind-bender for you: the best story themes are both universal and unique. But how does that even work? How can you learn to how write unique themes that say something fresh and new—and yet are resonant to every person on the planet?…

Why You Should Rewrite and Not Edit — A Writer’s Path

by Teagan Berry Congratulations. You’ve just finished a novel. You’ve taken some time to decompress and relax, away from the world of writing, but now you need to dive in and start getting your piece ready for publication. The first edit. That’s a term…

Theme MUST be the Foundation of Your Novel — SUSANNE LEIST

Found this enlightening!!   What are the hallmarks of an amateur novelist? This is a question I get all the time and, of course, there are many answers: poor pacing, flat dialogue, a lack of believable character development. All of these things are a…

How to Intertwine Plot, Character, and Theme in Every Scene — Helping Writers Become Authors

Sharing another great post for writing! If plot, character, and theme are the foundational underpinnings of story itself, then they must be present in every scene as well, right? But that gets tricky. How can you make sure these elements are doing their job…

Four Ways to Plan Showing Vs. Telling in Your Novel — A Writer’s Path

by Andrea Lundgren As writers, we’ve been told over and over how it’s much better to show a reader something rather than tell them, and recently, I wrote about how one can use dance to show a character’s thoughts and how she changes. As…

A Fast and Easy Fix to Annoying Featured Image!

Have you ever noticed that sometimes you update your blog post featured image in WordPress, but when you share it on social media, it still shows the old image… Annoying, isn’t it! Here are two super easy ways to fix this for Facebook and…