famous writers

I Wanna Write Like That…

Have you ever read a story or novel and wished you were the one who had written it? We love our favorite authors because we like how they work—we enjoy the characters they write, the plots they’ve constructed, and the style in which they write. It’s easy to want to emulate these writers, but in order to avoid plagiarism, you have to learn to match this writing without imitating it. If it’s writing style you want to replicate, try taking…

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The Waiting Game: Sending Work to Publishers

Life of Pi, The Help, Twilight, War of the Worlds, The Notebook, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone, The Chronicles of Narnia, The Da Vinci Code, and countless others. All books that were rejected by several, sometimes even dozens, of publishers before becoming insanely successful. If your book is truly destined for publishing, you will get it published eventually. You just have to make sure you know how to correctly send your manuscript to publishers. Step one is to finish…

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