First-Time Authors

Mastering the "Write-cation"

You’ve finally settled into a productive writing routine. Your characters have come to life on the page, you’re knees-deep in helpful, stimulating research and you finally think you see your manuscript’s conclusion looming on the horizon. But, there’s one problem: Vacation. That blissful getaway you’ve been planning for months is suddenly more of a roadblock standing between you and finishing your book. But, it’s easier than you think to write while on vacation — or, at least to keep your creativity flowing. 3 tips on how to create your “Write-Cation”… Read More

5 Ways to Make Time to Write

Often what stops up the first-time author from getting published is the simple fact that he has not had time to write his book. We all lead such crazy, busy lives these days it’s a wonder anyone can actually find the time to pursue his or her passion. So where do you actually find the time to write? Notice, the title of this blog is making time to write⎯not finding time to write. And that’s the key. You will never find the time. Time will always be elusive, and that which screams the loudest will command your attention. The key to fitting writing into your life is to make it a priority of your life. 5 ways to make time to write… Read More