Category Archives: Novel Writing

5 Key Steps to Create Memorable Characters

Guest article by Denise Jaden, author of What makes you fall in love with a story? For me, it is usually the vivid, memorable, and deeply-intricate characters, brought to life on the page. But how do we create the kind … Continue reading

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You Do Not Write a Book Alone

To succeed as a writer in today’s shift-every-nanosecond market, it is best not to write a book alone. You need a writing tribe, a community, a team, a mentor. Continue reading

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How Falling in Love Helped Me Write My Book [memoir series 5]

As in life, falling in love with writing can be easy during the early stages, the heady flush of romance. Here, inspiration abounds and the words flow. But as in life, when you have to work at your craft, when the honeymoon period is over, writing a book may get harder. Continue reading

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How to Research A Novel or Memoir: A Soul Journey to Latvia

Plenty of authors have written successful novels without visiting the places they wrote to research the novel. But I traveled to Latvia, my key novel setting. Continue reading

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