How to Work with an Editor

How to Work with an Editor

The best editors understand how to help you take your manuscript from rough draft to a finished masterpiece.

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How to Go from First Draft to Published Author (free eBook!)

How to Go from First Draft to Published Author (free eBook!)

For a limited time, download our newest eBook, How to Go from First Draft to Published Author!

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 Supercharge Your Author Career with a Series

Supercharge Your Author Career with a Series

Creating a series can boost your author career and simplify your novel writing. You’ll create benefits as a writer and increase your marketing power. Author Zara Altair offers tips on writing a series.

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Counseling Your Way to Great Characters

Counseling Your Way to Great Characters

Writers can learn a lot from the counseling profession that can help to create richer characters and realistic responses to conflict. On the blog, we examine the correlation between counseling and character development.

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Best Books Written by Black Women

Best Books Written by Black Women

What are some of the best books written by black women authors? Here are our 25 favorites.

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The Nemesis: Why Every Protagonist Needs One

The Nemesis: Why Every Protagonist Needs One

Every great hero has a great nemesis. Here's how to create one.

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How to Make Your Writing Resolutions Stick Beyond January

How to Make Your Writing Resolutions Stick Beyond January

Want to keep your writing resolutions going year-round? These tips will help.

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Character Research: How to Write Authentic Emotion

Character Research: How to Write Authentic Emotion

Looking for tips on character research? You've come to the right article.

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A Professional Editor Reveals the Dos and Don'ts of Writing Your Query Letter

A Professional Editor Reveals the Dos and Don'ts of Writing Your Query Letter

Writing a query letter can be a daunting task. We're here to help make it a little easier.

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Bildungsroman: What the Heck is That?

Bildungsroman: What the Heck is That?

Do you like experimenting with different literary devices? Maybe you like how they can stretch you in new areas and help you see character, plot, even setting, from different angles. If so, you need some bildungsroman in your life. What the heck is bildungsroman? Read on to find out!

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