5 Ways authors can whip their manuscripts into shape

  If you’re thinking of getting your baby out to the world, then shaping it into the best manuscript has to be part of the plan. And it doesn’t matter whether you’re self-publishing or traditionally publishing. While this post is not about brand, I’d be remiss if I didn’t mention it. Because why would you … Continue reading 5 Ways authors can whip their manuscripts into shape

Tips for Writing Your First Novel

1. Your Protagonist must have strong convictions to hold to as things change his world. A Mennonite pastor has a daughter killed by a drunk driver. His beliefs call for forgiveness, but does he want revenge instead? Every character in your story should want/need something. 2.     List 10 inner demons for your Protagonist, … Continue reading Tips for Writing Your First Novel