My Favorite Editing Lifesaver

My Favorite Editing Lifesaver

by Jenny Hansen Do you have critique partners? Editors? Beta readers? Family and friends who look over your Work in Progress? I’m betting you trade writing pages with someone and, for those of you who don’t know how to use Track Changes, you buy a lot of paper. And...
How Are Those Resolutions Going?

How Are Those Resolutions Going?

by Jenny Hansen We’re two weeks into the new year (and a whole new decade!) and I know plenty of writers who made some lofty resolutions. Here at WITS, we keep it simple and stick to one word to guide our writing journey in the new year. Frankly, one word is...
Use Comparison for Power

Use Comparison for Power

Laura Drake Capture your reader’s heart AND mind with comparisons Description, run-on words, similes and metaphors are all ways to get your meaning across to your reader. I got the first two, but metaphors and similes….they were a bit fuzzy (school was a...