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
Ciao, SEers. I have the privilege of being the first of us to write a Friday Book Share post. When we talked about revamping our Friday content, I was concerned about this particular topic, because I read so many books that really appeal to me for any number of reasons---I knew it would be hard … Continue reading Friday Book Share: Sue Coletta’s Blessed Mayhem
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!
Ciao, SEers. Staci here, wrapping up 2017. We did it. We got through another year. Five of us began this journey in August 2016, and in just a few short months, we started making changes. By January 2017, we’d: lost a member but gained two more started posting three times a week instead of only one … Continue reading It’s Not Thanksgiving, But We’d Like to Say Thanks