Improving your craft

Happy New Year! PageCurl has big plans this year. We’re going to be revamping our website a bit to speed it up, take on more clients, and hopefully publish at least four or five new authors! Do you want to be one of them? That’s right, we’re taking...

Words Have Meaning

I just had to deliver some bad news to a client. No names will pass these lips, and no plot will be detailed. So don’t even ask. But I’m going to talk about this particular event in general terms, because it’s an important lesson that all authors...

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: Passive Voice

One of the mistakes we see most often with new authors is the use of passive voice. So what is passive voice? How can you tell if you’re using passive voice? How can you fix it? Let’s examine a couple of sentences. You are loved. She was saved. I am taken....