• What is Fiction?

    We’ve got a dictionary definition, sure—but do you really know what makes fiction fiction? There are nuances to this, I’ve found recently as I’ve talked with more writers, and not every thinks of the word the same way. So, let’s tackle this: what is fiction?

  • Creative Writing for Kids

    Creative writing for kids is all about building confidence. A few activities with your help, and they’ll be off and writing on their own in no time.

  • 5 Common Writing Mistakes That Make You Look Like an Amateur

    So they say knowing is half the battle, right? Well, someone said it somewhere once and I’m gonna go with it. There are a couple of common writing mistakes that will instantly peg you as a novice to any agent or editor, but are really easy to fix if you know what they are. I’ve […]

  • NaNoWriMo Tips & Resources

    Looking for some NaNoWriMo tips? I have a few resources I’ve put together, but wanted to share some of the tips I’ve found from others, too, all in one place. Here’s my list.

  • Writing in Deep POV

    Deep POV brings your reader and your character closer together. Learn one surefire technique to go deep and bridge the gap.

  • NaNoWriMo Word Count Spreadsheet

    NaNoWriMo is a challenge—50,000 words in one month! Using this NaNoWriMo word count spreadsheet will help you stay on track and understand your progress.