Master Plotting

Part III

By DiAnn Mills @diannmills Plotting is unique to each writer’s personality and method of structuring a novel. Some writers are married to their outlines. Some are seat-of-the-pants writers, and some are a mix of both. Organic writing allows the character to lead the way in the story with a heavy emphasis on wants, needs, desires, […]

Your Blueprint to Book Launch Success

Part III

By Vincent B. Davis II @vbdavisii How does this sound to you: after you’ve spent thousands of hours researching, writing, and editing your book, you give it away… for free. Sounds awful right? What if I said that you need to pay for it? There aren’t many topics in the world of writing and publishing […]

11 Tips to Get More Comments on Your Blog

by Edie Melson @EdieMelson Even today—with as many blogs on the Internet as there are—blogging is still a valuable part of building and maintaining an online community. But it’s rare for a blog to take hold and grow, if it’s not a place where comments proliferate. Almost no one likes to be lectured, and that’s […]

Enter His Gates with Praise

Faith Friday week 4

By DiAnn Mills @Diannmills Welcome to Faith Friday, week four of our Adventure with God for writers. The letter E stands for enter in the verse, enter His gates with praise. (Psalm 100:4) Psalm 100 1 Make a joyful noise to the Lord, all the earth! 2 Serve the Lord with gladness! Come into his […]

Tips to Help Writers Battle Creative Fatigue

by Edie Melson @EdieMelson We all have times when the well of creativity runs dry. Maybe it’s from too many writing deadlines, a family crisis or holiday madness. Whatever it is, it can leave us sitting in a desert thirsting for ideas. I’ve learned that these dry times often come when I don’t the luxury […]

Creating Graphics that Add the Wow Factor

By DiAnn Mills @DiAnnMills I know your dilemma in creating graphics. Your social media post is grammar correct. Vivid verbs and nouns entice the reader to continue on. Word count is according to the platform. The links are in place. But the graphic has you bewildered, confused, and paralyzed. Adobe Spark is my go-to site […]

Vibrate Your Faith

Faith Friday week 3

By DiAnn Mills @diannmills Welcome to Faith Friday, week three of our Adventure with God for writers. The letter V is a reminder to let our faith vibrate throughout our lives. We’ve all been in settings where the instructions are to silence our phones as a courtesy. The event or the speaker would be interrupted […]