Writer: Know, Like, and Be Thyself

I debated how to start off this series. Do I begin with a-nuts-and-bolts planning-your-novel post? Or do I begin with a voice post? I’ve decided to begin with voice because voice involves self-awareness. And planning your novel is personal and individual. If you don’t know who you are, you won’t be able to plan your […]

How to Write a Novel YOUR Way

When people discover that I write for a living, they either look at me as if they are questioning my life choices, or they ask if I think they should write a book too. Writing a novel is a long and difficult process, but it’s supposed to be fun. If you don’t have a passion for […]

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Thanksgiving Throwdown: Stuffing vs Dressing (vs Pie)

I hate to take issue with Nancy Kelley’s assertion that pie is the best food on the table for Thanksgiving. But I’m afraid I’m going to have to side with stuffing. Stuffing is buttery and full of carbs. What’s not to love about butter and carbs? (As Melissa Buell pointed out, butter is an integral […]

How to Build an Email List

Today, I’m at a totally redesigned Indie Jane to tell you how to build an email list without resorting to spam or driving yourself insane with Excel spreadsheets. Incidentally, you can sign up to be notified of the launch of At Fault by typing your email address here: Subscribe to our mailing list