Writing Tips + Strategies

5 Writer’s Block Cures That Aren’t Coffee

5 Writer’s Block Cures That Aren’t Coffee

5 Writer’s Block Cures That Aren’t Coffee   It doesn’t matter how much of a professional you are, writing for a living can be mentally taxing. In fact, being a creative period has its flaws. In your arsenal of craft enhancing tools, be prepared to […]

Character Development + Writing Resources: 6 Questions to Ask Your Hero

Character Development + Writing Resources: 6 Questions to Ask Your Hero

6 Questions to Ask Your Hero Fiction heroes generally fit one of three molds. They are bad boy/ Alpha males, billionaire/ Alpha males, or sensitive but strong/Alpha males. The variations can be endless, but mostly they are alpha males with some deviation. This doesn’t have […]

Character Development : 5 Questions to Ask Your Heroine

Character Development : 5 Questions to Ask Your Heroine

5 Questions to Ask Your Heroine   Stop treating your heroine like she is a byline in someone else’s story.  Take the time to make her as real on the page as she is in your head. A strong heroine doesn’t just benefit your hero, […]

6 Questions to Ask Your Antagonist

6 Questions to Ask Your Antagonist

6 Questions to Ask Your Antagonist Every good story needs someone your readers can love to hate. Your antagonist will readily fit the bill, if you do it right. The more you know about your antagonist, the easier it will be to pit them opposite […]