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When One Thing Leads to Another

When One Thing Leads to Another

As a newer author, some days it feels overwhelming to think about the ever-growing to-do list. With all the marketing, business, administration, and other to-dos, when do we find time to WRITE? Sometimes just thinking about my to-do list makes me feel queasy and like...
Mini Build-A-Book Workshop with Heather Davis

Mini Build-A-Book Workshop with Heather Davis

As a book coach, Heather constantly sees writers make predictable (and 100% avoidable) mistakes. And, sadly, these mistakes often prevent writers from creating publishable manuscripts. They wind up with a novel that lacks depth, clarity, and oomph. They write 300 or...
Writing Compelling Nonfiction with Jackie Haley

Writing Compelling Nonfiction with Jackie Haley

There’s a world of readers out there that need your nonfiction book. You may think of nonfiction as being dry or boring, but creative storytelling isn’t just for fiction writers.  What do popular nonfiction authors like Brené Brown, Michael Lewis and...
Elements of a Scene with Ines Johnson

Elements of a Scene with Ines Johnson

Vital Scene Elements that Every Story Needs Just like every movie needs a scene, books need a scene with a few other key ingredients too! Strengthen Your Story by Learning How to String Together Scenes Every good story needs a few key ingredients: characters, actions,...