Getting To "The End"
Sure, tabloids are a fun read. But this
How do you choose the right word for the right situation? The most powerful words tend to be the shortest and, not coincidentally, the ones most basic to the English language. Words like kin, thanks and small, for instance, are deeply rooted in Old English before A.D. 1000, while words like relatives (from the...
Translating a flash of inspiration into a compelling story requires careful crafting. Nancy Kress
Putting Your Internal Editor To Work
Hang in there! You can finesse your way to the end of your first draft with advice from novelists who've been there and lived to tell another tale.
Clarity, the often unnoticed foundation of your writing, is crucial if you want readers to finish your story. Learn to see what the reader sees.
Need to get an insider's viewpoint on a specialty topic? You don't need no stinkin' expert. Immerse yourself in the subject at hand, then be your own insider. These three writers prove the efforts are well worth it.
3 Online editors give tips and advice on how to make it on the web.
Is writing something you can't NOT do? If so, you're on the right track, as the case of writer Christine Byl