What do authors recommend to their readers?
Posted on 02/25/2014 11:32:37 AM
Every year I try to find some new recommendations for my readers and followers. This year, instead of me giving the recommendations, I decided to reach out to Indie authors to see what they are reading and what they would recommend to their readers. As author Michael K. Rose says:
“I think tha..
Writing About: Personality and Psychological Disorders
Posted on 02/11/2014 11:24:36 AM
Definition: a personality disorder is a deeply ingrained and maladaptive pattern of thoughts, feelings, and behavior causing long-term difficulties in personal relationships or in society.
*A personality disorder is not regarded as a mental disorder.
Examples: antisocial personality d..
¿What is Rawepub.com?
Posted on 02/04/2014 02:10:38 PM
Rawepub is a web portal created to provide resources to read and write electronic publications.
Our services include:
1. Bookstore with books in epub and pdf format. There are a lot of classic titles for free. If you have a book and you want to sell it, you can use our store. Our commission i..
Writing About: A Character with a Disease or Disability
Posted on 01/28/2014 09:56:08 AM
When you have to write about a character with a disease or disability, there is a lot you have to know and cover in your story. Here is a list of tips that can help you to write about a character with a disease/disability:
1. Do research
If you don’t hav..
Words to Cut out of Your Writing
Posted on 01/21/2014 10:51:35 AM
In my recent post, How To Edit a Book, the second step says to “Cut it Out!” and refers to clichés and passive voice, but there are words you should cut out of your manuscript too.
Here is a list of words I have accumulated over time from editors:
Writing About: Florida
Posted on 01/14/2014 11:06:49 AM
First, I want to say that Hurricane Crimes is FREE for Kindle download. Snag your copy now and tell all the book lovers you know about it too! Amazon
FYI: Hurricane Crimes is a short story of 51 pages. I hope you enjoy it!
Every state and countr..
How to Edit a Book
Posted on 01/07/2014 11:02:47 AM
“Never rewrite or edit just for the sake of change, only for improvement.” –Helen Gurley Brown
Every writer has their own technique to editing and there is no wrong way to go about it. All I can do is share how I edit my books to help you develop your own technique.
Should You Kill Off Your Protagonist?
Posted on 12/17/2013 11:03:19 AM
“Should I kill off my protagonist?” This is a question that many aspiring writers ask themselves and sometimes they can’t decide whether they should or not.
Is it bad to kill off your protagonist? Not necessarily, but it isn’t good either. Killing off your protagonist ..
Innocence by Dean Koontz
Posted on 12/16/2013 12:26:18 PM
He lives in solitude beneath the city, an exile from society, which will destroy him if he is ever seen. She dwells in seclusion, a fugitive from enemies who will do her harm if she is ever found. But the bond between them runs deeper than the tragedies that have scarred their lives. ..
Oh, That Pesky Leak! – 4 Stories of Literary Revelations
Posted on 12/06/2013 09:40:03 AM
Ah, the dreaded leak. My boyfriend and I are big fans of the show The Walking Dead. This past week the season finale aired while we were away from home. Before we could curl up on the couch to check out the episode On Demand the next day, the ending was leaked to both of us by different sources. Don..
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