How To Write a Fantasy Novel: The Full Guide

How To Write a Fantasy Novel: The Full Guide

For aspiring authors with rich imaginations and a tendency toward writing magical elements, the fantasy genre can be a perfect fit. Writing a fantasy story allows you to stretch the limits of your creativity, spinning tales of dragons, mystical worlds, magic, or elves...
What Are Plot Holes & How To Avoid Them

What Are Plot Holes & How To Avoid Them

While reading a book, have you ever come upon a reference to a character that is the total opposite of what you had read about them early on? For instance, maybe the character was initially described as being terrified of driving, thus does not drive cars, yet three...
How to Brainstorm a Story: 10 Tips to Get Started

How to Brainstorm a Story: 10 Tips to Get Started

It never fails. You are driving along and suddenly think of the most amazing idea for a story. It is brilliant. But thanks to distractions encountered along the way, by the time you get home that amazing story idea has vanished into thin air. Or, how annoying is it to...
Writing With Style: How To Be Original

Writing With Style: How To Be Original

With literally tens of millions of books available on bookseller platforms, how can an author stand out from the pack? One way you can distinguish yourself is to develop your own unique writing style and voice. As a writer aspiring to perfect your craft, it is often...
The Dos and Don’ts of Writing a Poetry Book

The Dos and Don’ts of Writing a Poetry Book

Someone with the heart of a poet has probably filled a slew of notebooks with their poetry. Some poets may even sketch drawings or thought trees to flesh out their poems as part of their writing process. Once a sizable number of poems have been penned, the idea of...