Affect vs. Effect | Grammarly Blog

Take the quiz and let us know how well you did! Do YOU know the difference between affect and effect? <3 Affect and effect are easy to mix up. Here’s the short version of how to use the right word: Affect is usually a verb,… Source: Affect vs. Effect |… Continue reading

The Courtesan’s Avenger (Desertera #2) Cover Reveal

Check out Kate’s new book and the amazing cover reveal! <3 Continue reading

3 Fiction Writing Exercises | Writing Forward

One way you become a better writer is to practice. My #WQWWC -Writers Quote Wednesday Writing Challenge is all about that. This article will help you establish the three critical components of a story: character, plot, and theme. Give it a try tomorrow and see how it works for you…. Continue reading

The Dark Moment – Why Taking Your Protagonist To Her Lowest Makes for Great Reading – Author Zoo

D for Dark Moment – Romance Writing from A to Z No matter if you’re a plotter, a pantser or a whatever-the-hell-I-want-to-write-liker, there’s one moment in your protagonist’s journey that resonates with your readers most… Source: The Dark Moment – Why Taking Your Protagonist To Her Lowest Makes for Great… Continue reading

» Clarkesworld Magazine: Accepting Science Fiction and Fantasy

Clarkesworld Magazine is a Hugo and World Fantasy Award-winning science fiction and fantasy magazine that publishes short stories, interviews, articles and audio fiction on a monthly basis. The editors have put together a long list of hard sells – story topics that they generally do not want to see, although… Continue reading

» The Totally Entwined Group: Now Seeking Book Manuscripts

The Totally Entwined Group is an eBook and print publisher that was successful in its own right, before being purchased by the Bonnier Publishing group. There have been some shifts in focus since Bonnier purchased it in 2015, but the group still has a good reputation and its focus is… Continue reading

» Three Themed Calls for Submissions

These three different calls for submission are all very different. Remember to check the submission dates and to visit the sites listed to read the requirements. Good luck. <3 Source: » Three Themed Calls for Submissions Continue reading

How to punctuate dialogue tags and action beats correctly – Sandra Gerth

A great explanation on how to use quotes in dialogue. <3 How to punctuate dialogue tags and action beats correctly Source: How to punctuate dialogue tags and action beats correctly – Sandra Gerth Continue reading

Should You Buy Your Own ISBN Numbers?

What has been your experience? Great thoughts here about buying (or not) ISBN numbers for your books. <3 Continue reading

Websites & Blogs that Pay $50+ Per Post

  There are blogs who will pay you to write articles for them! Seriously, what are you waiting for? Get writing! <3 Source: Websites & Blogs that Pay $50+ Per Post Continue reading