Get realistic about reviews

Straight talk. Reviews are a measure of an author’s success. Now, they aren’t the only measure of success. Not in the least. But, particularly for new authors, they are a tangible thing to track, to obsess over, and to panic about. So we wanted to give you...

Editing Tips

We’ve been doing a lot of editing lately, both for ourselves and for our fabulous authors. Because we’ve been doing so much editing, we’ve compiled a list of our top five editing tips to make your writing shine. Tip #1 Unless you’re in dialog,...

Editing 101: Snappy dialog and those pesky dialog tags

For today’s Editing 101 post, we’d like to take a few minutes to talk to you about dialog and dialog tags. Dialog is a necessity, but did you know that not all lines of dialog need a tag? Do you know all of the dialog tag rules? Don’t worry if you...