New Covers and Update to TOC for Books on Amazon

Happy Friday - this is a quick note. I heard through the FB grapevine that Amazon may be considering taking down eBooks that had the table of contents in the back book matter (which I did). So to be proactive I reformatted the TOC, and now it will be in the front matter. Find out…

Writing A Scene-Creating an Environment (reposting)

Setting Up Your Scene (I am re-posting this helpful information with updated links #amwriting ) When Writing A Novel or Short Story there are 4 steps and MANY questions needed to be answered in order to place the characters in the environment you create. The scene attains the GOAL that you want to unfold. Setting…

Number One Writing Tip – to get more done

All you need to know to keep the writing flowing . . . Turn off all the extras on your computer - No social media connections at all. Without the interruptions you will find a flow. If you think you have writer's block and in need of inspiration, don't go to the web. Stay away…

Developing Characters In Fiction

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Character Development in Fiction Writing There are many books and articles about how to develop your characters with some 'tricks of trade' but it all boils down to a few key things to remember to add. They are tried and true - have been the success of many great stories for centuries.  The character has to feel real. Give him/her…