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Need Writing Tips?

Of course you do! Everyone can benefit from helpful writing tips, whether you’re an emerging author or veteran novelist! Get expert advice from a book editor, ghostwriter, blogger and content developer with decades of experience. I’ve worked with many authors, many genres and many publications, and became an gatherer of tips, myself. Learning something new, whether it be SEO strategies for your author blog, or social media “dos and don’ts,” makes us all better writers. From literary quotes to the mysteries of front matter and back matter, I love sharing information and welcome your comments. I’ll keep adding nuggets of wisdom to help clients and potential clients well into the future. Perhaps you’d like to share some, yourself! These writing tips are inspired by questions from the authors who trust me with their manuscripts, as well as the magazine assignments I chase. Got questions? Ask me and I’ll do my best to answer.

When Authors Make Social Media Blunders

Social Media for Authors — Use it Wisely! Most authors are well meaning souls who pay it forward by sharing their stories. The world is better for it. But a few make regrettable mistakes. The creator of Lemony Snicket, Daniel […]

Not Sheep, Not Wolves, but Sheep Dogs

“There are three types of people in this world: sheep, wolves, and sheepdogs.” ~ American Sniper, the movie Honor Memorial Day Our nation is indebted to our military personnel—the incredible men and women who step up, enlist, and deploy. If […]