They say your cover is the most important part of your book. I don't know who "they" are, or if that's necessarily true, but your cover is important. It needs to convey your genre, it needs to be eye-catching. The font for your title and author name needs to look professional, yet suited to your … Continue reading The Evolution of Don’t Run Away’s Cover
Last night I canceled my chat. I think there was some surprise, and there was a little disappointment. But I've been running it since April, and while it has been fun and I've made a lot of friends, I think I managed to get all that I could out of it. Let me explain. There … Continue reading Why I Canceled my Twitter Chat
Thank you for participating in #smutchat tonight! I hope you had a great time talking about NaNoWriMo! Tonight's giveaways are Monsters by Gareth. S. Young and Book in a Month, the fool-proof system for writing a novel in 30 days by Victoria Lynn Schmidt, Ph.D. The other giveaway (yes! there are two winners tonight!) is The … Continue reading #Smutchat Giveaway–NaNoWriMo
It's October first. Well, it might not be when you read this only because I'm a bit behind with my whole life writing this post. Anyway, so when you think of October, you think Pumpkin Spice Lattes, fall leaves, bonfires, hoodies. Halloween. Oh, wait. We're writers. October doesn't mean any of those things, right? What does … Continue reading It’s October! You Know What that Means!