How to Get Started as a Fiction (or Memoir) Writer

You’ve wanted to write a book forever! Maybe it’s an adventure story, a romance, or even a page-turning thriller. Or maybe it’s a memoir, a slice of life you want to pass on to your kids or grandkids, or an experience that could help another person who’s going through a similar situation. 

The problem is you sit down to write and you just don’t know where to begin. Read more for tips on how to get started as a writer.

The Writer's Guide to Working With an Editor

The Writer's Guide to Working With an Editor

You’ve just finished your first draft. You went through it with a fine-tooth comb, revising and rewriting. Now it’s time to send it off to the editor, but you have no clue what to expect. By the end of this post you’ll know what to expect from the process and feel comfortable working with a professional editor. 

You Can Finish Your First Draft! 4 Ways to Find Time to Write When it Seems There Aren’t Enough Hours in the Day

You Can Finish Your First Draft! 4 Ways to Find Time to Write When it Seems There Aren’t Enough Hours in the Day

Finding time to write can be challenging. If writing isn’t your full-time gig, then you probably find yourself struggling to get words on the paper some days. I know I do! In fact, when I enter my busy season, my fiction writing is the first thing to take a back seat.