Writing requires a surprising mix of creativity, endurance, and courage. It presents moments both of extreme challenge and of unbelievable elation. I hope these articles can help you with your own writing journey.
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This is currently my most-asked question. Why did I decided to publish instead of pitching agents and publishers. Here’s my answer. I hope it helps you with your own decision!
How long does it take to write a novel? This one took more time than most. Here’s its origin story.
Interested in an author visit? I’m offering them online for free during the coronavirus!
Every writer defines their characters in a different way. Here’s how I start, when I’m creating mine.
We all get reviews: at work, at school, even at home. Writers and game designers get them in a much more public way. How do you deal with them?
Curious about The Boy With The Sword? Here’s the story behind the story, how Dragon Run and The Boy With The Sword came to be.
This started as a New Year’s article, but went quickly to a writing problem I’m struggling with. I hope you enjoy it!
Have you ever written a poem just for yourself? It’s an idea I never paid much attention to, until now.
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