Posted on 09/26/2020 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

If you follow us on Facebook, you might have seen a preview of an infographic breaking down reading trends by...

Categories: Behind the scenes

Tagged As: Reading, Writing advice

Posted on 09/25/2020 at 03:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Writers are often asked, either by fellow authors or fans, whether they’re pantsers or plotters. But when it comes to...

Categories: Behind the scenes

Posted on 09/22/2020 at 11:18 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Research is, of course, key to any type of historical fiction. But those of you writing about historical true crime...

Categories: Behind the scenes

Posted on 09/21/2020 at 09:00 AM by Guest Author

Adopting a unique writing style can give you confidence, help you stand out, and more. Here’s some insight into how...

Categories: Behind the scenes

Tagged As: Language, Writing advice

Posted on 09/16/2020 at 03:05 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Being as close as you are to your novel, it can be tough to identify what exactly needs to be...

Categories: Behind the scenes

Posted on 09/08/2020 at 11:18 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

We’ve all been at a loss for words (some of us more often than others). How about your characters? Do...

Categories: Behind the scenes

Posted on 09/03/2020 at 12:09 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A recent post in our RSS feed offered advice on how to avoid rejection, as an author. Often, we don’t...

Categories: Behind the scenes

Posted on 08/22/2020 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

We’re guessing that the average reader thinks in terms of page count and not word count. But we’re also guessing...

Categories: Behind the scenes

Posted on 08/13/2020 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The town in which we attended college was, objectively, not an interesting place: 18,000 residents (counting generously), few of the...

Categories: Behind the scenes

Posted on 08/07/2020 at 09:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Journalist and writer Amitava Kumar, years ago, began asking authors he met at events to sign copies of their books...

Categories: Behind the scenes