These 5 tips can instantly improve your writing! I’ve taught writing for many years, mostly to middle school age kids… Read more 5 Ways to Instantly Improve Your Writing
6 Books to Read if You’re Serious about Writing
If writing is something you want to do, these 6 books on writing will help get you started. Good writers… Read more 6 Books to Read if You’re Serious about Writing
What is the Hero’s Journey?
What is the hero’s journey and how does it apply to story telling? Storytelling is as old as mankind. We… Read more What is the Hero’s Journey?
“Peace at Gunpoint” Published in Guide Magazine
My latest piece “Peace at Gunpoint” was published in Guide magazine. Sometimes months can go by before I actually see… Read more “Peace at Gunpoint” Published in Guide Magazine
Project 100: A Year in Review
My review on the year of Project 100 Last January, I set a goal for myself. I set a number… Read more Project 100: A Year in Review
Meeting Deadlines During the Holidays
How to deal with the stress of deadlines during the holiday season. I recently had a piece accepted at a… Read more Meeting Deadlines During the Holidays
Free Writer’s Workshop Wednesday: Homophones
This Wednesday’s Writer’s Workshop is all about Homophones Ah, homophones. Funny word for a confusing topic. Homophones are a strange… Read more Free Writer’s Workshop Wednesday: Homophones
Requested Manuscript: Now What?
You’ve queried agent after agent, hoping to find the perfect fit. Finally, you land that first miracle: a requested manuscript!… Read more Requested Manuscript: Now What?
“The Dive” Published in Cricket Magazine
My short fiction piece, “The Dive”, was published in the May/June 2021 issue of Cricket magazine. When I first started… Read more “The Dive” Published in Cricket Magazine
How to Write Short Fiction for Children’s Magazines
These tips will help you write and sell your short fiction for children to magazines. A great place to break… Read more How to Write Short Fiction for Children’s Magazines