I approach the writing process in a systematic manner. I realize not everyone approaches it in this fashion, though it works for my mentality — I like to be organized. I start with a short (one paragraph) description. Then I create an outline with a little pseudo-manuscript within it. Separately, I create a spreadsheet with…
I had the pleasure once again of attending the annual Book Marks Festival in downtown Winston Salem. Bookmarks is a non-profit organization that produces the Carolinas’ largest festival of books and authors, an authors-in schools-program, a series of author talks presenting best-selling and award winning writers, and a K-12 summer reading program. It is one…
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To make people read my book and let them decide if it was worth their time. Unlike seeing a movie, reading a book is at least a week of their time. So it better be worth it.
If you have good prose and the right cover to match the genre, and finally, it melds with a good description or back matter—then you got me hooked.