Appearance is an important part of your characters. Sure, their personality, the situations they are put in and how they react, their relationships, all lead to their character development, but what they look like is equally important. How do you know what people in your world look like without putting
Search Engine Optimization (SEO), that part of internet marketing that helps you rank better on Google’s search result pages to drive more traffic to your site, is not the easiest task to tackle for most authors. The idea of writing certain keywords into your posts instead of letting your words
A first draft is a piece of raw material that has to be edited and rewritten and edited some more. Preferably all by yourself with some critique partners. After much sweat, blood, and tears, it’s finally something relatively good. Or that’s at least how the myth goes. Don’t get me
When I start writing, a story is pretty clear in my head. That’s because I have to “see” what happens before I ever begin to write a novel or a short story or anything else as a matter of fact. That results in my looking like I’m just wasting time.