Break Writer’s Block with Ten Simple Tips

Writer’s block causes freelance writers around the globe to tremble. No words translates into no paychecks – and no paychecks is never a good place to find yourself. Nothing frustrates writers faster than not being to write. Sitting, staring at the blank space and hoping for something to miraculously show up just makes it more Read More …

The First Draft – 8 Practical Tips for Getting it Written

Get the first draft down and you will be one step closer to fulfilling your publishing goals Write until you have written what you want to write. Many writers get caught up in the editing process, the marketing process or any other process that might come along and the words get lost in the shuffle. Read More …

Tourism Fiction Offers a New Niche for Writers

Tourism fiction uses the creative license of the fiction writer to help promote a location, region, or event. It tells a story that drives people to be interested in a setting so that through the story the write helps to boost the economy through an increase in tourism. Tourism fiction combines the artistry of the Read More …

So You Want to Be in Magazines – Freelance Writing for Magazines

Freelance writers look for opportunities in all directions to build a successful writing career. Magazines – either in print or online – can provide an additional outlet for income. Creating multiple income can the key to that writing career that you desire. No matter what direction your writing takes, you have to find a way Read More …

Horror of a Blank Screen

The white page blinded me at first. It took a moment for my eyes to filter out the glare. It may have been better to be blinded by the white. A think black line flashed at me. “You can’t write. You can’t write. You can’t write.” The more I watched it the more I became Read More …

21 Ways to Sell More Books Online With Joanna Penn

Building a writing career gets some guidance from the experience and knowledge of others. Webinars have offered me some amazing opportunities to visit with people in my niche, experienced marketers and other authors. I recently had an opportunity to join a webinar about selling eBooks and it was very enlightening! Joanna Penn from The Creative Read More …