Writing Tips & Tricks

Show Notes & Inspiration from My YouTube Episodes

Discover tips and inspiration to write more, author smarter, and tell your story better.

Learn how to amplify character, conflict, and emotion. Get no nonsense advice about the business of writing and authoring. I’ve taught writing and literary analysis for almost 20 years, so my approach to writing comes from both an academic and real-life perspective.

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Dream ~ Create ~ Embrace

My Outlining Process

Query Do’s & Don’ts

COMMON BOOK COVER PROBLEMS

The Second Draft

3 Things You Need in a Rough Draft

Do You Need a Virtual Assistant

10 Tips for When You Read Your Novel Aloud

10 Ways to Annoy a Reader

10 Newbie Mistakes

CONFLICT

Mythical Character Considerations

SYMBOLISM MADE EASY

Don’t Avoid Social Media