Category Archives for Writing Your Book

Don’t write like you speak!

​Oh my gosh, how many times have I heard the advice "write like you speak"?(So many, that if I had a spoon for every time I heard it, I'd never run out of teaspoons again. What happens to teaspoons?

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🎃 Haunted by horrific howlers

Staring in horror at the book in front of me, my heart stopped for a moment.Hell, the whole world stopped – and I wondered if it'd ever start up again.I could not believe what I was seeing: the table

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4 Lurking Horrors That’ll Kill Your Book

Quick SummaryBeware the spooks, ghouls, and monsters lurking in the shadows, waiting to destroy your book…Ghosts, ghouls, and demons aren’t real, of course — but that doesn’t mean you and your

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Your Pencils Could Always Be Sharper

Photo by Ramakant Sharda on UnsplashQuick SummaryHave you ever heard that answer in job interviews?The one that makes you feel faintly like defenestrating the guilty party who says, "Oh,

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Writer’s Block Is A Big Hairy LIE

Quick SummaryHave you ever been stuck? Staring at the Blank Page of Doom in despair?Yep, me too.Have you ever blamed it on "writer's block"?Yep, me too.Here's the thing, though: there's no such thing as

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How Talking To Your Clients Helps You Beat The Blank Page

Quick SummaryWriter’s block is a myth.It’s a condition invented by people who aren’t willing to sit down and Do The Work. It’s a syndrome concocted by those who believe in the Inspiration Fairy.

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How To Beat “Writer’s Block”: 3 Fun Exercises To Get You Writing

Quick SummaryThree fun & creative exercises to get you out of your head and putting words onto paper Listen To Podcast:Watch The Video: Get stuck into the article...Don’t fear the Blank

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Write Your Book’s Introduction In 3 Simple Steps

“Hello. My name is Inigo Montoya. You killed my father. Prepare to die.”If you’ve seen the classic movie The Princess Bride, you’ll be familiar with the quote at the top of this article. But you

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