Setting Your Reading Goals for 2022

“Read, read, read. Read everything — trash, classics, good and bad, and see how they do it. Just like a carpenter who works as an apprentice and studies the master. Read! You’ll absorb it.Then write. If it’s good, you’ll find out. If it’s not, throw it out of the window.” ― William Faulkner As writers, … More Setting Your Reading Goals for 2022

Year-End Reflections: Quieting Our Souls for The New Year

The week between Christmas and New Year’s is the perfect time for reflections. Here are a few journaling prompts to help you reflect and quiet your spirit for the coming year. … More Year-End Reflections: Quieting Our Souls for The New Year

The Best Yes: Make the Most of Your Holiday Season By Doing Less

Thanksgiving and Christmas are on their way. Are you ready to say no to obligations and slow down this holiday season? … More The Best Yes: Make the Most of Your Holiday Season By Doing Less

Comic-Book Kids: Finding Chapter Books for Your Graphic Novel Fans

Graphic novels can help spark a love for reading in kids. But when the time comes, how do you find chapter books your graphic novel fans will enjoy? … More Comic-Book Kids: Finding Chapter Books for Your Graphic Novel Fans

5 Ways to Practice Good Literary Citizenship

What does is mean for a writer to practice good literary citizenship and why is it important? … More 5 Ways to Practice Good Literary Citizenship

6 Easy Steps to Vacationing As a Writer

Master vacationing as a writer with these 6 easy steps. … More 6 Easy Steps to Vacationing As a Writer

Storytime: 3 Reasons Reading Aloud is Good for Adults, too

We all know that reading aloud is good for kids, but what about adults? Can reading aloud be good for them, too? … More Storytime: 3 Reasons Reading Aloud is Good for Adults, too

5 Poetry Prompts For National Poetry Month

Ready to celebrate National Poetry Month? Here are a few prompts to get you excited about writing poetry in April. … More 5 Poetry Prompts For National Poetry Month

Book Review: Social Media for Today’s Writer

Social Media for Today’s Writer offers practical advice for building an author platform. Read a full review here. … More Book Review: Social Media for Today’s Writer

Comp Titles: Where to Find Books Like Yours

Comp titles are an opportunity to highlight the best elements of our stories. But where do we find titles that will pack a punch? … More Comp Titles: Where to Find Books Like Yours