Category: novels

Interview with Author Kelly Charron

I’m pleased to reintroduce my Interview with a Poet/Author Series for 2018-2019 with an interview with a very special Canadian guest: psychological thriller and urban fantasy author Kelly Charron. Kelly Charron is the author of YA and adult psychological thrillers and urban fantasy novels. All of her novels have gritty,

Win An Audiobook Copy of The Ticket

This month and next, I’ll be entering current members and any new members in my special draw for a copy of The Ticket audiobook, which will be released by Tantor Audio on Audible and in other audio stores worldwide on April 17th.

The Wealthy Writer: Five Fast Tips for Writing Dialogue

Struggle with coming up with realistic dialogue in your fiction? 5 tips which can help you every time.

The Wealthy Writer: Show Up, Phone Down

Set yourself a schedule, stick to it, and turn that phone off to keep away unwanted distractions

A Writer’s Life: Butter Sauce

Find and Develop Your Story Idea

Extraordinary stories can come from an ordinary, routine event. I was playing with my Wii Fit machine, a weekly morning routine for me, when it occurred to me that the Wii Fit instructor’s mouth wasn’t in synchronization with what he was saying…

Five Fast Tips for Writing Dialogue

DON’T OVERTHINK IT. Just write, and let your thoughts flow. You can go back and edit later. The best dialogue is natural, not forced.