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
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
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
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....
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
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
What is it? Need a book cover? None of the pre-made covers you’ve scrolled through are fitting the vision for your story? Don’t want to break the bank commissioning an illustrator? 99 Designs is a great alternative. And I wanted to try it for myself. First off, what is it? 99 Designs is a website… Continue reading 99 Designs for Book Covers