What is it like to do NaNoWriMo? Here is one author's diary

What is it like to do NaNoWriMo? Here is one author's diary

Have you ever wondered what it's really like to write a novel in thirty days? Join author Krystal N. Craiker on her journey through NaNoWriMo 2020.

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Get Up to 50% Off ProWritingAid in Our Black Friday Sale

Get Up to 50% Off ProWritingAid in Our Black Friday Sale

Our big Black Friday sale is back again this year, and we're going bigger than ever.

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World Reading Habits in 2020 (Infographic)

World Reading Habits in 2020 (Infographic)

2020 has been a strange year for many people. In this article, with the help of a great infographic from Global English Editing, we look at how this year has changed reading habits around the world.

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Format Your eBook for Self-Publishing with These User-Friendly Tools

Format Your eBook for Self-Publishing with These User-Friendly Tools

Are you self-publishing on a limited budget? Learn how to format your eBook with these low-budget user-friendly tools.

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How to Overcome Writer's Block and Embrace Working from Home

How to Overcome Writer's Block and Embrace Working from Home

Writing is an art. It’s creative, thoughtful, and challenging. Never is that last part truer than when you’re stuck writing from home during a pandemic. If you’re struggling with writer’s block while working from home, here are a few suggestions for quick and easy ways to grease the wheels and get that creativity flowing again.

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Get the Most Out of Your Editor by Preparing Your Manuscript First

Get the Most Out of Your Editor by Preparing Your Manuscript First

Are you a new author? Find out the professional steps you should take to prepare a book manuscript for an editor.

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Preparing for NaNoWriMo: How to Get Your Head In The Game

Preparing for NaNoWriMo: How to Get Your Head In The Game

If you're taking on NaNoWriMo, you're probably doing something else full-time. Here's a game plan to help you complete the challenge.

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5 Strategies for Dealing with Distractions

5 Strategies for Dealing with Distractions

Distractions have claimed hours from every writer. If you want to be prolific, you have to find a way past them. Here are some apps and strategies to supercharge your productivity.

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How to Write a Query Letter that Editors Can't Refuse

How to Write a Query Letter that Editors Can't Refuse

In this article, we'll discuss the differences between a query letter and a book proposal, the elements of successful query letters for both fiction and non-fiction manuscripts, and things not to include in a query letter.

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"It Must Be Nice:" The Biggest Lie of Success

"It Must Be Nice:" The Biggest Lie of Success

Successful writers seem to have the perfect lives, right? They get to write every day and get paid handsomely to do it. But behind the scenes, there are sacrifices and struggles that maybe you haven't considered. Here's why you can't put any writer's life on a pedestal.

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How to Read Like a Writer

How to Read Like a Writer

Great writers also tend to be great readers. Reading intentionally, rewriting what you read, and analyzing structure are just a few ways you can use your reading to support your writing. In this article, we look at some reading exercises you can use to develop your own writing style.

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10 Tips to Build a Writing Practice Discipline to Finish Your Novel

10 Tips to Build a Writing Practice Discipline to Finish Your Novel

Writers write. Writing a novel is not a one and done for the day game. It requires the discipline of consistency to complete the manuscript. The challenge of finding time confronts every writer who is not a full-time author. In this article, find out why building a personal writing discipline will help you complete your novel.

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How to Make a Living as a Full-Time Writer Using a Chromebook

How to Make a Living as a Full-Time Writer Using a Chromebook

Yes, a Chromebook can support a six-figure writing business. I should know ⁠–⁠ I've been doing it for years. Here's how.

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Finally Write Your Dream Book With The 100 Day Book Program

Finally Write Your Dream Book With The 100 Day Book Program

Writing a book is hard. Starting to write a book is even harder. The 100 Day Book Program is here to help you finally write the book you've always dreamed of.

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Infographic: Do Your Grandparents Read More Than You?

Infographic: Do Your Grandparents Read More Than You?

Reading books is an important part of life for many people. But have you wondered whether younger people are reading less than older age groups? What other differences are there in reading habits across generations? Find out in this new infographic from Best By The Numbers.

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