What qualities make a successful author?
You may have heard of visualization and how it can help athletes reach goals and perform better, but did you know that visualization can help you write better too?
More than ever, indie authors need all the tools they can gather in order to gain market visibility and increase sales. If you’ve ever been frustrated by the progress you are making in getting readers, then this post is for you!
When you need a break from writing, here are some great activities to help you unwind.
Unconscious Thought Theory (UTT) can help authors with plotting, inventing stuff, restructuring a story, coming up with twists, solving continuity problems, overcoming some kinds of writer’s block, and more. Read on to find out how.
If you want to make a living as an author, you may wonder, how much do authors make?
Do you have an older book that never sold very well? Or maybe it did well when it was first released but is now not selling well? Here are 8 tips for reviving those backlisted titles.
You may or may not be familiar with the terms “prescriptivism” and “descriptivism.” How do they apply to writing books?
Studies show that writing, particularly expressive writing, can improve your health. Here are 10 ways writing will improve your health.
Becoming healthier will make you mentally healthier, which in turn will make you a better writer. Here are three ways you can be healthier.
When you experience setbacks, staying positive can help you get back to work and keep you healthy. Read on for tips on staying positive.
Your author brand is the identity or personality you show your readers. Here are some steps to developing an author brand.
Being an author can feel isolating. Here are 8 ways you can connect with other authors.
To create a believable and relatable character in your books, that character must experience failure.
Need to keep your kids entertained so you can get some writing done? Check out these activity ideas for kids!
A mailing list is a great way to connect with readers and sell more books. But how do you build an email list? Check out these tips!
As an author, you likely work from home, and having children home at the same time can make getting any writing done a challenge. Here are 6 tips for being productive with children at home.
Are you interested in making your own covers but not sure how to set up your file? Instead of using a cover template, you can try out our cover calculator.
Naming your characters can be a lot of work when you do it well. Here are some character naming pitfalls to watch out for.