Writing a book is a rewarding and fulfilling experience, but it takes more time, effort, and dedication than writers may think. With the right approach, anyone can write a book and fulfill their dreams of becoming a published author (even you)! So, today we’re sharing nine steps to take when you start writing a book.
Creating characters is one of the most exciting aspects of researching for a novel, but it can also be one of the most challenging. One of the biggest hurdles is coming up with unique book character names that are memorable and fitting for your story. In this blog post, we will explore 11 tips on
Welcome to the world of Bookstagram! If you're a book lover and want to share your passion for reading with a community of like-minded individuals, you’re going to want to create a Bookstagram account on Instagram. It’s the perfect way to connect with fellow bibliophiles, find new books, share your own book, and share your
Research is crucial for a novel for many reasons. When you research, you ensure your story is accurate and believable. If you include details about a specific time, profession, or location, you’ll need to do research to ensure your descriptions are true and realistic. This helps add authenticity to your book and helps readers become
For most novels, writers can decide if they are a plotter (fully outline ahead of time) or a panster (wing it as they write without an outline). Mystery novels, however, get more complicated without an outline on hand. Even if you simply write notes to yourself about who the suspects will be and the actual
Productivity is a crucial aspect of achieving your goals. In this post, we’ll explore some ways you can increase productivity, including habit-stacking, building new habits, and how to cut out habits we want to quit. What is Habit-Stacking? Habit-stacking is a technique that involves adding a new habit on top of one you already have.
Is 2020 the year you grow as a writer? In this post, we cover some tips to help you grow in your craft this year, no matter where you're starting from.
Looking to make weekly meal prepping your new jam? Hoping to incorporate a writing session into your routine? Here are 5 tips for developing a new habit.
Writing for kids, specifically when you aren't one, can be difficult! In this post, we cover our top tips for writing a children's book that kids will love.
Many writers struggle from perfectionism, anxiety, and even imposter syndrome. Have you dealt one or more of those issues? You're not alone!