On Writing a Series

┬áBack when I first started writing, the prevailing wisdom among indie authors was that you should write a series of books rather than standalone novels, on the theory that you would hook readers with a first novel (which you could give away for free), then make most of your money on the rest of the…

How to Find An Agent

I’m going to be be real with you here: As of this writing, I don’t yet have an agent, so take everything that I’m about to tell you with a couple tablespoons of salt, then call your doctor because you’ve probably just done something terrible to your body. Now that you’re back and chewing fistfuls…

Tweet All About It

Need some motivation to keep you pushing through that next page of your novel? You’re not alone. In fact, there are hundreds, even thousands of people at any given moment working on their next story idea. Try motivating yourself to write by starting and ending your session with a tweet. #DailyWords Lots of people tweet…