List of Agents and Markets for Upmarket Fiction

Posted in Uncategorized on May 17, 2019

If you’ve never heard of upmarket fiction, then you don’t have to worry: It’s not that hard, and you might find out that you’ve been writing upmarket fiction yourself all along. Simply defined, upmarket fiction is fiction that blends commercial fiction and literary work – so it’s fiction that’s easy reading but literary at the same time. Grind up some coffee while we're at it, and let's talk some business. There are many markets and Read More »

What is a Prologue and do you need one?

Posted in Uncategorized on April 20, 2019

What is a Prologue and do you need one? One of the things that you will sometimes see in books is a prologue. But what exactly is this chapter and do you need one? That’s a question that many new authors ask, particularly those who are self-publishing and have to make decisions like that themselves. In this article, we’ll go over exactly what the definition of a prologue is and what things must be included Read More »

How to Start a Story - Characters First

Posted in Uncategorized on April 20, 2019

Starting a Story with a Character Another effective method for starting a story is with a main character; this might be the protagonist, but it might just as easily be the antagonist. In either case, starting a story with a character can be a really great way to proceed, because if you create a great character, they will develop the story themselves. Let’s take a look at the process of developing a great character and Read More »

Common Mistakes Children’s Book Writers Make

Posted in Uncategorized on April 20, 2019

Common Mistakes Children’s Book Writers Make Whether you are talking about early chapter books, picture books, middle-grade or YA novels, there are some pretty common mistakes that writers make. These are usually restricted to new writers, although they can apply to someone used to writing in the adult genre that has just started writing for children. There are five mistakes that editors see over and over and which can make your book completely non-publishable. Let’s Read More »

How to Create Characters That Leap Off the Page

Posted in Uncategorized on April 20, 2019

How to Create Characters That Leap Off the Page Every author wants to create characters that leap off the page, but since new writers are not sure how to do that, their characters often fall flat. If you are writing two-dimensional characters, don’t worry because you are not alone. It takes time and experience to get to the point where your writing characters that resonate so much in a reader’s mind that you will start Read More »

10 Copywriting Tips Everyone Should Know

Posted in Uncategorized on April 20, 2019

Being a good copywriter involves having a good diction, persuading the client, perfect spelling and grammar, yes, but it’s not all you should know. If this is your profession, you sure want to be the best and stand out over others. There are certain types of methods to optimize much more than the usual of the writings, and certainly, to obtain better results. To achieve this, not only write, but clearly, concisely and accurately express Read More »

Is Self Publishing a Book a Good Idea?

Posted in Uncategorized on April 20, 2019

There is a lot of controversy regarding self publishing and traditional publishing. Various people have got their own opinions. In this post, I will be stating all the benefits that are connected to self publishing. Self publishing is considered to be a much better option as it is undoubtedly faster than that of the traditional route. The traditional mode of publishing usually consumes a greater amount of time. With self publishing, you will be able to Read More »