Hello SErs! Harmony here 🙂 I hope this finds you well. Earlier this month, I was going along, business as usual, when a few American friends started talking about July 4th and the big American holiday. It struck me that right up until the 3rd, when all the noise started, I had remained fairly oblivious. … Continue reading On This Day
Ciao, SEers. I’m back again today with one of the Seven Basic Plots as defined by Christopher Booker. If you’ve missed the others, you can find them here: Rebirth, Tragedy, and Comedy. Today’s post covers the basic plot type Voyage and Return. This plot sees the protagonist go to a strange land and face adversity on his way … Continue reading Basic Plots: Voyage and Return
Hello SErs! Harmony here 🙂 Happy Wednesday. Today, due to popular demand, I'd like to outline an easy way to format your books for ebook publishing. In the past, you had to know HTML to do any serious editing on your converted book, and using Word meant deleting lots of extra coding that did you … Continue reading Abracadabra: Transforming Your Book
Ciao, SEers. I should be continuing my "plot" series, but that has to wait until my next post. Why? I'm swamped. Totally overwhelmed. It's not just me, is it? I don't think so. I talk to a lot of writers, my colleagues included. It seems we all bite off more than we can chew. Funny thing … Continue reading Overwhelmed? I Get It.
Happy Friday, SErs! Harmony here 🙂 Today is a Friday Writing Question day. Last year proved a tough year for me all around both personally and in my writing and creative life. I guess, looking back, the two went hand-in-hand. While I published a collection of short stories and poems early in the year, I … Continue reading Friday Writing Question: How many …?