Hey, SE Readers. Joan here today with more of my thoughts on writing. “Truth is stranger than fiction.” Probably everyone has heard this quote or some variation. If you google for who wrote it, you’re not likely to get a definitive answer. Some say it was Lord Byron, while others attribute the quote to Mark … Continue reading Using Real Life Experiences in Fiction
Hey, SE Readers. Joan here today with the second part of my post On Becoming a Writer. If you haven’t read the first part, you can do so by clicking here. If you follow or read this blog, there is a reason. Everyone here, both authors and readers, have a common goal. Either you are, … Continue reading On Becoming a Writer (Part Two)
Hey, SEers! This is one of those months with five Fridays in it. That means today is a group post. The theme for today is Favorite Book Written and Why. We're each going to tell you our personal favorite. We encourage you to share yours in the comments. Ciao, amici! Staci here. It was hard to pick … Continue reading Bonus Friday: Favorite Book
Hello and happy Friday to all the Story Empire readers. P. H. Solomon here today with our post about covers. Normally, one of us shares something about some covers we like and why. Today, I wanted to veer a bit from just sharing a cover into the how and why of a cover design. Of … Continue reading How Do Covers Become Covers?
Hey, SE Readers. Joan here today talking (writing) about writing. Is there any other topic? Seriously, I live, breathe, and think writing. It’s in my blood. It’s something I must do. I was around ten years of age when I realized I wanted to be a writer. I began to scribble stories on notebook paper. … Continue reading On Becoming a Writer (Part One)