back story

Editing Tip #43

~ Teasing out a Tale: Weaving Back Story ~ It’s one thing to have someone say, “you’re telling too much of the back story” or give the general advice to, “just give your reader little hints along the way.” But… Read More ›

Review: Arising

Arising: Prophesy of Hope, Book 1                             Author: Sarah Kennedy Rating: 3.5 out of 5 Stars For Genre-specific Readers.. Genre: High Fantasy/ Apocalyptic. At the beginning of time the idea of darkness and evil is but a… Read More ›

Editing Tip #25

Avoiding Info Dump, Pt. 4 ~ The tendency to over-share can be the bane of anyone’s existence but for an Author it could mean the death of a manuscript. One of the most difficult concepts to manage, especially with novice… Read More ›

Blogging Behaviour

Publicity Tip #14 Don’t Be Afraid to Try New Things: Pt. 2 ~ Every author is encouraged to develop a blog that revolves either around what they write or about them as an artist.  Much of the advice we’re given… Read More ›

Editing Tip #11

Don’t be Afraid to Fragment, Pt. 2 – In the first installment we looked at the 5 senses and how they can enhance character building.  I hinted at the possibility of using your senses to also help with setting &… Read More ›