We have decided to close down this blog for good. No worries though! All of our past posts will remain here for posterity and for all of your future reading needs! But for the future, there won't be any action here. You can of course still check the website for any new announcements we'll have, either for events or for the launch of our new books! We will continue to update the site with that kind of stuff!
Writing Conferences: Part of the Job
As I am now home from the 20Booksto50k conference, I am still experiencing the Vegas hangover that comes with going to writing conferences (not the one that includes alcohol... Which I did NOT engage in. 😉 haha). Good writing conferences. What makes a good writing conference is first and foremost the people that attend it.… Continue reading Writing Conferences: Part of the Job
Like Yoga, Like Writing
Today the Wordwraiths are happy to welcome Daphne James Huff as this month's guest on our blog! Daphne is an indie author, podcaster, and mom, and makes some very clever comparisons between learning how to do yoga properly and learning how to write properly...
Keeping Calm and Writing On… Even While in the Midst of War
So you say you just can't find the time to write? I'll take your whine and add some cheese. J.R.R. Tolkien did some of his best work in a war-torn France. Or so the legend goes. Apparently, much of Middle Earth and the Hobbit were developed in the throes of World War I, while a young Private… Continue reading Keeping Calm and Writing On… Even While in the Midst of War
What is your One Thing?
What can City Slickers teach us about the importance of finding your life purpose? Apparently ... a lot.
Claiming Your Stage, with Emotional Simplicity
Today we are thrilled to have Spencer M Carney guest posting for us on the subject of brevity in a scene, within writing and acting! Spencer is an actor of both film and stage based in Los Angeles, California. He is also an artist, poet, and writer- a man of many talents! Read on to… Continue reading Claiming Your Stage, with Emotional Simplicity
Can You Push Out a Book in Only 3 Months, Start to Publication? Yes. Should You? Well…
Completing a book in three months, start to publication, is do-able, but probably not recommended. Not unless you have exactly six things in your pocket. I'll get to what those are in a minute....
Newest Launch for Wordwraith Books
02.17.2017 | Kansas City, MO Visit kristinhelling.com for contact details, review copies, photos, and an author bio. The Altruism Effect Book One in the Mastermind Murderers Series Release date: March 07, 2017 Hey Guys! The next Wordwraith Books novel to launch will be my thriller, The Altruism Effect- Book One in the Mastermind Murderers… Continue reading Newest Launch for Wordwraith Books
Dear 2016, Checkmate!
The plethora of memes out there right now hailing 2016 as the worst year ever is staggering. Everywhere you look on social media, people are ready to be done with 2016 and start anew in 2017. Generally, the outlook for 2017 is positive ... most people are going into 2017 with the idea that 2017… Continue reading Dear 2016, Checkmate!
NaNoWriMo 2016: How I Survived the November From Hell
This post has been cross-posted from J. R. Frontera's author blog, but as all of us Wordrwraiths had quite a challenging year this year for National Novel Writing Month, we thought we'd share it here, too. Because in the end, we ALL still won! How did that happen? Read on to find out! 2016… Continue reading NaNoWriMo 2016: How I Survived the November From Hell