Hello SErs! Already, we're a week into 2018. I hope you've all gotten off to a great start. For today's post, I'd like to take a look at showing rather than telling. How you choose to write your narrative can make a huge difference to your finished book. It can make the difference between grabbing … Continue reading Show Me Yours …
Hello and Happy New Year to all the Story Empire readers and my fellow authors! 2017 was a fantastic year for Story Empire, one in which our site saw quite a lot of growth. To start 2018 off right, I'm announcing our changes so all our readers will know what to expect from us. While … Continue reading Happy New Year & 2018 Changes for Story Empire!
Hello SErs! It's Monday again ... but not to despair: Christmas is only a WEEK away!!! (Ahem. Sorry.) Right, back to today's post ... after making so much noise, let's take a look at what options us authors have to do just that very thing -- get our voices out there. Until recently, the only … Continue reading More than Audible
Hi, Gang. Craig here again, and I'm back on the topic of starting a story. I also want to weave in the importance of a good notebook. For reference purposes, here are the links to the previous posts. New Story and Media Res. I get ideas all the time. Most of them are pretty worthless. … Continue reading Starting a story III
Hello SEers and Happy Thanksgiving! I hope everyone has a great holiday! Last week, Staci Troilo shared some fantastic insights for increasing your word-count. There must have been some sort of kismet between us because I was dealing with the same topic as I try to ramp up my word count. Here are some tips … Continue reading Just How Many Words Can You Wordsmith? Follow-up Tips!