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
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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
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“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
If you have a small child in your life, chances are that you’ve read your fair share of children’s books.… Read more Favorite Toddler Halloween Books
You probably know by now that my debut novel, The Elect, was recently published through a small press – Clean… Read more Goodreads Ads: Worth the Price?
I don’t consider myself to be an expert writer. I doubt I’ll ever feel truly confident in my writing. But,… Read more Top 5 Things I’ve Learned About Publishing a Novel