Sometimes, not all the time, but sometimes as a kidlit writer, it can feel a bit nerve-wracking to tell someone,… Read more In Defense of Picture Book Writers
Hey guys! Thanks so much for stopping by! I’m so excited about this entry, because after requesting permission from my… Read more The Elect: Chapter 1
If you, like I, struggle with figuring out how to name your characters, you’re not alone. Naming your main character… Read more What’s in a Name?
To put it mildly, agents, editors, and even readers tend to hate adverbs, or at least they hate the overuse… Read more Let’s Talk About Adverbs
Before I start, I’d like to make the disclaimer that passive voice is not, in fact, the devil despite what… Read more Passive vs. Active Voice
Last Saturday, I had the opportunity to attend the first of many author-preneur workshops held by the Corvisiero Agency. As… Read more How to Make Your First Page Shine
While writing is a hobby of mine (which one day might evolve into a full-time occupation), my primary source of income… Read more APUSH Consolidated Resources
“I believe that there is a subtle magnetism in Nature, which, if we unconsciously yield to it, will direct us… Read more A Smoky Mountain Spring Break
I’m pretty much going to have to confess that I am literally the WORST at updating this thing. I’m sorry…… Read more I got a WHAT?
Hey, guys. I know it’s been a while since I’ve updated this site. I’ve been busy teaching and have FINALLY… Read more Twitter Hashtags for Writers