6 Tips that will change the way you write

What is your Best Unconventional Writing Advice? It has nothing to do with grammar, or the English language, or what sells or doesn’t sell. I follow a few simple rules. I think I read this in Bird by Bird (Anne Lamott) “You have to stop writing as if your mother is reading over your shoulder!” I paraphrased, … Continue reading 6 Tips that will change the way you write

What things should one be good at in order to become a good writer?

What are the things one should be good at in order to become a good writer? Lynda Filler, Top Quora Writer 2018 Winner of Best in Contemporary Fiction 2017 BTRC at Writers and Authors (2009-present) Be Brave. You have to be able to open your heart and pour out your feelings. It doesn’t matter what … Continue reading What things should one be good at in order to become a good writer?

Sexual Energy…can you create without it?

Today was an extremely creative day for me. Actually,  the last four days have been super prolific and dynamic. I designed four book covers.  I completed a 12,000-word short story prequel for Luke Raven, the Raven Group in my JET Series for Kindle Worlds. Between typing "The End" and pouring a cup of coffee, I outlined 2 … Continue reading Sexual Energy…can you create without it?

On how to improve your writing skills

  I've been asked on Quora how I improve my writing skills. A good question don't you think?   Writing is learned by reading—and writing. So the first thing to do would be to read more. This month I will produce a 25000-word novella—I’m at 8000 words today, and I will probably have read 6 … Continue reading On how to improve your writing skills

How do you handle writer’s​ block?

  Take a break. Go out, have lunch, take some photos, read a book—clear your head. You might be pushing too hard. I read gossip columns, go to Huffington Post, Netflix—watch something totally unlike anything I’m working on. The idea is to trick your muse into thinking he/she is no longer working. Then go back … Continue reading How do you handle writer’s​ block?

Have you got what it takes to write a novel? NaNoWriMo

  You start with an idea. Where you proceed from there depends on the genre you wish to write. For example, JET: EXPOSED (Kindle Worlds Novella) (JET WORLD Book 1) is a series of Action/Suspense/Thriller novellas (fan fiction) that require lots of plot, the original characters from Russell Blake’s super successful JET series, and my … Continue reading Have you got what it takes to write a novel? NaNoWriMo