Holiday Wishes for Our Readers

Holiday Wishes for Our Readers

It’s Christmas Day! Many of you are awash in gift wrap, opening up your pants’ top button after a big meal, or cozying up on the couch where you plan to dive into a great novel. Even if Christmas isn’t your style, you’ve likely had some...
Share Your Favorite Line at WITS!

Share Your Favorite Line at WITS!

We’ve all been working hard on writing goals, NaNoWriMo and butt-in-chair. Let’s reward ourselves with some FUN! Share a favorite  sentence or paragraph of your current WIP (work-in-progress) or even one from someone else in the comments. Be sure to...
10 Tips To Rock NaNoWriMo

10 Tips To Rock NaNoWriMo

All the magic is at https://nanowrimo.org/ NaNoWriMo, for those of you who are unfamiliar with it, is National Novel Writing Month, where hundreds of thousands of writers gather to bang out many many words in a month. Many writers skip it and many writers treat...
Finding Your Story’s Theme

Finding Your Story’s Theme

Jenny Hansen A few years back, I wrote a post called How To Focus on Your Story’s DNA that identified the elements of story that never change. I use those unchanging elements to help keep my story on track. Theme is one of those important elements, and...