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As an author, I know how difficult it is to find stunning book covers that are also affordable. Indie authors and small publishers […]
Watch my Quick Tip video on how to integrate backstory to balance your narrative. ⬇︎ Balancing Backstory with Your Narrative Backstory Balance:  Writing […]
  Use these 8 Proven Strategies to Conquer Writer’s Block Listen to the podcast! episode! Writer’s Block Everyone gets stuck sometimes. It’s true. […]
You NEED these 11 Tips to CRUSH NaNoWriMo and succeed at reaching your writing goals for the month of November. Y’all, it’s November. […]
Best Practices: Mastering the Art of Ebook Cover Design Mastering the Art of Ebook Cover Design The visibility of your ebook cover can […]
➤ Join the private WriterSpark Book Cover Facebook Group! As an independent author, it may be overwhelming to think about how to find and […]
➤ Join the private WriterSpark Book Cover Facebook Group! When to Change the Cover or Title of a Book One of the tricky parts […]
10 Things to Love About Reading and Writing Cozy Mysteries While the mystery genre is huge, there are 10 things to love about […]
The benefits of having a writing coach are probably endless. Lengthy at the very least. Whether you are an aspiring writer looking to elevate your skills and take your craft to the next level or a seasoned writer seeking to reignite your creative spark, a writing coach could meet your needs. And whether you're a novelist, a blogger, or a content creator, a writing coach could be your ticket to success. Today I'm talking about the many benefits--ten to be exact-- of having a writing coach by your side.
How to Create Fictional Characters that Jump off the Page Crafting Stories or Baking a Cake? Creating fictional characters that jump off the […]