Category: Writing tips

#Writing and Revising Tips to Take Away from Hugh Howey on #Amazon Insights

writing tips

  I came across this fantastic series on writing and revising by Hugh Howey. For those of you not familiar with Hugh, he’s one of the pioneer indies who got picked up by a traditional publisher after publishing as an Indie and despite his fame, continues to write articles for Indie writers to learn and […]

Guest Author and Blogger Feature – Marsha Ingrao on Journaling

Guest Featured Author

I’m excited to have over here today, friend, author, retired teacher, and blogger extraordinaire Marsha Ingrao. Marsha offers excellent insights on her 2 blogs. MarshaJustWrites.com offers blogging tips, author interviews, blogging challenges, as well as an excellent series on book reviews. Marsha also runs a blog TCHistorygal.net where she shares her travel reviews and photos […]

#BlogTip: An Author Website Checklist – JeriWB Word Bank

Blogging tips

  Author/editor Jeri Walker has a great post for writers with a complete checklist of what your blog/website should have to make it most efficient for readers to navigate.   #BlogTip: An Author Website Checklist by Jeri Walker In the search for potential editing clients, I visit a lot of websites. That effort has culminated […]

All Things Writing – What’s Going on Around Blogtown this week?

Friday blogshare

  Today’s post is an info share about a few interesting articles I came across in my blog reading travels this week. Three of these finds are time sensitive, so do check them out ASAP if you want to jump on the bandwagon.   The first fun contest I came across is Charli Mills‘ Rodeo […]

Do You Use ‘Text to Speech’ to Read Your Work Back to Yourself? – #Editing Tips

Editing tips

      Many of us aren’t aware of the many options that Word offers to help with our writing. Although I don’t profess to know what all the functionalities are on the Word ribbon, I was happy to learn about the ‘Read Aloud’ feature, also known as ‘text to speech’.   My friend Marcia […]

Sunday #BookReview with D.G. Kaye – Grammar Girl’s Quick and Dirty Tips/Mignon Fogarty

Book reviews by D.G. Kaye

  Today I’m sharing my latest review for a wonderful book and handy reference guide I highly recommend for all writers and students – Grammar Girl’s Quick and Dirty Tips for Better Writing by Mignon Fogarty.   I’m sure we’ve all read several books on the subjects of grammar and punctuation, but this book is […]

Sunday Book Review – The Art of Memoir by Mary Karr

Book reviews by D.G. Kaye

I recently read Mary Karr’s – The Art of Memoir and today I’m sharing my review on the book from my perspective as a memoir writer. Although it wasn’t one of my favorite reads on the topic it certainly has its merits.     Blurb: Credited with sparking the current memoir explosion, Mary Karr’s The Liars’ […]

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