Phrase Depend: How Many Phrases In a Novel?

Phrase Depend: How Many Phrases In a Novel?

If you want to get published, you need to be aware that major New York publishers are looking for a specific word count, depending on your genre. Your fantasy novel word count needs to be different than your YA Fiction book, which has a different word count from other books. How many words are in […]



three Unhealthy Writing Habits Stopping You From Writing (And The way to Break Them)

three Unhealthy Writing Habits Stopping You From Writing (And The way to Break Them)

How do you break bad habits? More importantly, how do you break bad writing habits that prevent you from finishing that manuscript you’ve been talking about for months, maybe even years? Let’s be honest: it’s hard breaking habits, especially when it comes to bad writing habits. Writing is a career that requires a lot of […]



10 Memoir Writing Prompts to Get You Began

10 Memoir Writing Prompts to Get You Began

Want to write a memoir but not sure how to get started? I’ve got you covered. In this post, I’m sharing my ten best creative writing prompts for memoir writers. If you need a quick prompt, check out my five favorite memoir writing prompts below. Or, keep reading for an expanded list of all ten […]



High 10 E book Planners: Can These Planners Assist You End Your E book?

High 10 E book Planners: Can These Planners Assist You End Your E book?

Want to improve your writing productivity? Struggling to organize and plan your book and think a good book planner will help? Writing a book is a bit like going to war. It takes blood, sweat, and tears, often over the course of years to finish writing a book. And when going to war, it’s important […]



Actually and Figuratively: Definitions and When to Use Every

Actually and Figuratively: Definitions and When to Use Every

The English language is full of idiomatic phrases and figurative expressions that sometimes take on new life in casual conversation. One of those expressions that often irks grammarians is the use (or misuse) of literally and figuratively. Have you noticed the overuse of literally in everyday speech? Today let’s look at these two terms and […]



The best way to Make Cash as an Writer: Necessary Ideas for a Author’s Success

The best way to Make Cash as an Writer: Necessary Ideas for a Author’s Success

What are your goals for being a published author? Do you want to know how to make money as an author? Or a living? And if you do, how much do you really want it? Because the depth of your desire will determine your path and your success. In our modern world, I believe it […]



Learn how to Write an Journey Story

Learn how to Write an Journey Story

Many of our most beloved stories are adventure stories: The Hobbit, The Lord of the Rings, Star Wars, Robinson Crusoe and more. But what makes an adventure story work? And how do you write an adventure story? Today, let’s take a look. We established the ten types of stories in this recent article. Remember that these types transcend […]



Journey Ebook Concepts: 20 Prompts for Survival and Journey Tales

Journey Ebook Concepts: 20 Prompts for Survival and Journey Tales

Who doesn’t love a good adventure story? A young hero or heroine setting off into the unknown, overcoming constant discomfort and danger while discovering new things about the world and themselves. This is the stuff of myths and legends (literally!). But perhaps you need a few ideas to get your adventure story started? Don’t worry, […]



Questions About Writing: 5 Important Questions To Focus Your Writing Mindset

Questions About Writing: 5 Important Questions To Focus Your Writing Mindset

Do you have questions about writing like, “How do I make a living as a writer?” or, “How do I write a bestselling book?” These are the wrong questions to ask about the writing process because the writing questions you ask yourself will change your mindset and how you approach your creative writing. What are […]



Do You Italicize E-book Titles? And Different Title Conundrums

Do You Italicize E-book Titles? And Different Title Conundrums

Italics, quotation marks, underlines, plain old capital letters—when it comes to writing titles, the rules can feel like a confusing mess. Do you italicize book titles? What about movie titles? And for goodness’ sake, what should you do with pesky things like TV shows, short stories, or YouTube videos? With so many different kinds of […]