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    How to know what to write about.

    “A 4-step plan for starting a daily blogging habit. … Let’s talk a little about blogging, first. There are really two things you can do: teach something you’re an expert at or learn something you’re not an expert at. Bryan Harris at VideoFruit calls the second one learning out loud. When I write about writing […]

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    How to Write a Series of Novels Your Readers Will Love

    “Writing a series is daunting. Each installment must both stand alone and work as part of the whole. You’re forced to keep up with all the elements you exploit in a single novel and make sure they serve the entire entity: characters, plot, settings, everything. Having written six adult series and ten children’s series, I […]

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    Am I Good Enough? The Validation Of Awards For Writers

    “This week, the International Thriller Writers announced the finalists for the 2017 awards. My novel, Destroyer of Worlds is a finalist for the Best Ebook Original category and I am over the moon! So why does this mean so much to me? (1) Validation One of the amazing things about being an indie author is […]