Posted on 07/19/2018 at 09:54 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The most reassuring thing we’ve read all year is Dean Wesley Smith’s advice to indie authors who worry about...

Categories: Behind the scenes

Posted on 07/18/2018 at 03:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Writer's Digest recently interviewed award-winning and bestselling author Jeff VanderMeer about a range of writing t...

Categories: Behind the scenes

Posted on 07/18/2018 at 11:30 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Author Steven Pressfield, who’s written fiction and nonfiction, visited Joanna Penn’s podcast to discuss the...

Categories: Behind the scenes

Posted on 07/17/2018 at 10:34 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Dean Wesley Smith’s online workshops for August are now out. Head to his blog to see the schedule, topics, and cos...

Categories: Behind the scenes

Tagged As: Writing advice

Posted on 07/16/2018 at 12:56 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Publishing a series is where it’s at for indie writers, but a great deal of their power lies in their continuity....

Categories: Behind the scenes

Posted on 07/12/2018 at 12:13 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Dean Wesley Smith was asked once by a fellow writer to study the secrets behind author longevity. (The questioner chose...

Categories: Behind the scenes

Posted on 07/12/2018 at 10:45 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

How do you make a reader believe that your characters really could — or do — exist? According to Damon Suede...

Categories: Behind the scenes

Tagged As: Writing advice

Posted on 07/11/2018 at 03:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

How many times have you eagerly picked up a historical novel, only to feel like you’d grabbed a textbook by mistak...

Categories: Behind the scenes

Posted on 07/11/2018 at 01:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Min Jin Lee certainly knows a thing or two about writing. Her historical novel Pachinko, since coming out in early 2017,...

Categories: Behind the scenes

Tagged As: Writing advice

Posted on 07/15/2018 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

We all wish we had more time — especially those who balance writing with day jobs, families, adulting, and le...

Categories: Behind the scenes

Tagged As: Writing advice