Writing Lessons Learned from the Work of Dr. King

Today, we celebrate the life and accomplishments of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. We remember him as a Baptist minister, a civil rights leader, an advocate for nonviolent assembly and change, the youngest recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize, and a powerful orator. I think sometimes, though, people forget he was a brilliant author. Leah … Continue reading Writing Lessons Learned from the Work of Dr. King

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Creating a Strong Story With Character Arcs

A lot of work goes into writing a well-developed novel. Planning, plotting, outlining (even pansters need a general story idea). An author must create interesting characters and settings, write scenes that keep the reader interested… The list goes on. Writers need to know proper grammar, spelling, and punctuation. Even when sending to an editor, the … Continue reading Creating a Strong Story With Character Arcs