12 Books That Make Perfect Gifts This Holiday Season
Here are 12 books released in 2022 that make perfect gifts this holiday season for the reader in your life.
Writing a Nonfiction Crime Story in a Literary Style
Rigorous research, incorporating authentic dialogue, and adding details from true-to-life moments, author Deborah Larkin shares how she wrote a nonfiction crime story in a literary style.
Chloe Liese: On Changing Character Dynamics in Romance
Author Chloe Liese discusses the classic Shakespeare play that inspired her new romance novel, Two Wrongs Make a Right.
How To Blend True Crime With Historical Fiction in Your Writing
Author Camilla Bruce shares how to blend true crime with historical fiction that both shares facts and inspires fiction.
2022 November PAD Chapbook Challenge: Day 22
For the 2022 November PAD Chapbook Challenge, poets are tasked with writing a poem a day in the month of November before assembling a chapbook manuscript in the month of December. Day 22 features our fourth Two-for-Tuesday prompt.
How to Create a Character Profile To Write Believable Characters
Writing believable characters may not be easy, but it is important. Here, author Carly Schabowski shares the importance of writing believable characters in our stories as well as 19 questions for creating a character profile.
WD Presents: New Writer's Yearbook, Agent One-on-One Boot Camp, and More!
This week, we're excited to announce our new Writer's Yearbook, the Agent One-on-One Boot Camp, and more!
Writing Mistakes Writers Make: Putting All Your Eggs in One Basket
The Writer's Digest team has witnessed many writing mistakes over the years, so this series helps identify them for other writers (along with correction strategies). This week's mistake is putting all your writing eggs in one basket.
On Writing While Surrounded by Great Writing and Writers
Media executive and writer Josh Sapan’s life has been surrounded by great writers. Here, he talks about how he discerned his own writing voice while surrounded by the writing voices of others.