On Being a Writer

Writing is an individual thing, and whatever life love affair or obsession a person might have with writing is unique. Most writers cannot begin to understand why anyone else writes, but sometimes they know why they do. Some do...

Striking a Delicate Balance

In the publishing industry, balance matters. Whether you are a writer, an author a self-publisher, an independent publisher, a small publisher or a major publisher, the industry requires that you understand the delicate balance between various partnerships. And...

Writing Engaging Dialogue

Repartee is something we think of twenty-four hours too late.                                                                                                 Mark Twain   Written dialogue is an illusion, and a good writer is skilled conjurer of words. The complex purpose of dialogue is to “show” rather than...