Author In-Person Events: Table Organization

BY MANDY EVE-BARNETT With the promise of in-person events, we are all excited about hosting our author tables. We will receive our allocated table size and, in many cases, a room plan showing where we will be situated at each event. Depending on this location and the through traffic, we should think about pre-planning how …

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8 Tips for Submitting to Writing Contests

8 Tips for Submitting to Writing Contests

One way to get your writing noticed is to have short stories or poems published in a writing contest. You may win or be ‘placed’ for your submission and can then utilize your achievement to raise awareness of your writing.

6 Tips on Taming the Story Flood

Six Tips for Taming the Story Flood

Too Many Story IDEAS! Many of us experience, from time to time, the dreaded writers block, that awful feeling while staring at a blank page or screen when words do not flow, but what happens when there are too many story ideas bombarding our brains? It can be just as debilitating as staring at that …

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Invest in Your Writing

To improve our writing skill, however, we need to invest in it. There are multiple ways in which to do this.