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7 Fascinating Character Ticks

For the next few months, weekly writing tips will include word choice suggestions. That includes:

  • colorful and original descriptions
  • pithy words and phrases
  • picture nouns and action verbs…
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Writers Resources

Editors: Do you have one?

Years before I started writing I knew virtually nothing, if anything, about the craft. Yes I knew how to write but where to go from there? 340 more words


Looking for the Best Word? Tip #01

English is a startling language, as those who use it know. Amongst many claims about language, most of which are difficult to prove, English is recognised as one of the top 3 most widely spoken languages… 715 more words


LRP Book Hound Radio Program Highlight Shows: Bobby Rydell, Kristen Lamb, and Matthew Bayan

For many of you who follow my author page on Facebook, this is not new information, but this year my life took a new, exciting direction in the public media eye when Janice Hermsen, of LeRue Press, asked me to co-host with her on the… 775 more words

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Searching for the Right Words? Tip #40

This is the final post in the series aimed at helping authors express the full meaning and emotional content of their fiction. However, I intend to start a new series, again about word choice. 506 more words


Independent Authors Are Starting to Outsell the Big Five

Great article from The Writer and great news for indie authors!

Today, a six-figure income – or at least a full-time writing career – is actually a possibility for independent authors. 458 more words