Read the third-place winner of our “Lesson Learned” short story contest.
Should you take a chance with the most challenging POV?
Be thrilled by all genres, all the time.
Even plotters can use a little off-roading now and again.
If you’re looking to create a regular writing routine, then taking tips from the greats is an excellent place to start.
“I tell my younger writers not to write about the things that you remember, but the things that you wish you could forget.”
Five professional writers share their best tips for getting unstuck.
Research is just as essential in contemporary novels as it is in historical ones.
“Research can send me down the rabbit hole, and, like Alice, I might not come up for air for hours as I wander and ponder and fill my basket with the historical jewels I want to use.”
Knowing what editors are looking for can increase your chances of getting your stories published.