The Value of Writing

What a strange world this would be if everyone who wrote was a famous author. First, there probably wouldn't be any forests left and the global ecosystem would be in peril. Second, readers would be overwhelmed by so many books for sale and they would probably stop reading altogether and go to the movies. Third, … Continue reading The Value of Writing


So You Want to Make Money Writing Fiction…

Few fiction writers live off their stories. Most authors, even published ones, tend to have a day job that may or may not involve non-fiction writing, editing, or teaching. For my part, I don't make any money with my fiction, but then so far I haven't even tried to. I'm not bombarding you with self-published … Continue reading So You Want to Make Money Writing Fiction…

10 Writing Tips From Great Authors

1 “As a writer, you should not judge, you should understand.” - Ernest Hemingway 2 “Write what should not be forgotten.” - Isabel Allende 3 “Don't say it was delightful; make us say delightful when we've read the description. You see, all those words (horrifying, wonderful, hideous, exquisite) are only like saying to your readers … Continue reading 10 Writing Tips From Great Authors