5 Common Rookie Writer Mistakes (& Why to Avoid Them!)

Hello, folksies! It's been a crazy month. Shanghai is now locked down, and... life is back to the old days of spring 2020. Except with covid tests literally every other day. That part is definitely new. Anyway. I'm afraid I've fallen behind in preparing blog posts ahead of time--not because I don't have time, what … Continue reading 5 Common Rookie Writer Mistakes (& Why to Avoid Them!)

3 Unusual (and Fun!) Writing Tips

Hi folksies! Hope y'all have had a good week so far because I'm about to make it even better 🙂 Just kidding. I have no idea if this post will make your week better or worse. But let's hope it's for the better. Today we're going to talk about story development... except with a unique … Continue reading 3 Unusual (and Fun!) Writing Tips

Learn the Science but Master the Art: the Beauty of Symbolism

When people talk about tips for writing memorable stories, they'll usually concentrate everything down to three essential aspects: Character, Plot, and Theme. Aka the Holy Trinity of Writing. Inseparable from one another, immutable by law of the craft, I could go on. And it's true. Out of everything you wanna get wrong with writing a … Continue reading Learn the Science but Master the Art: the Beauty of Symbolism

3 Tips for Writing Large Casts: Guest Post by Angela Watts (The Mercenary’s Deception Blog Tour)

Hey, hey, hey, folksies! Long time no see! Today I'm participating in yet another blog tour! This time it's for the next installment in Angela Watts's epic Infidel Books series: The Mercenary's Deception. A.k.a. the one I went through with the most pain while beta-reading. But hey, I'm sure the pain will just continue racking … Continue reading 3 Tips for Writing Large Casts: Guest Post by Angela Watts (The Mercenary’s Deception Blog Tour)