A few weeks ago, I started to read a book by a self-published author. As I chugged through the first chapter of this science-fiction novel,
Have you ever wished you knew more about writing short stories and novels? How to write realistic dialogue? How to create smooth prose? I’ve updated
When I taught college English courses and creative writing classes, I came across a book by Roy Peter Clark called Free to Write: A Journalist
One of my former co-workers has more free time because he is quarantined at home. For the past few years, he has been telling me
You may have heard using the passive voice is “incorrect.” In fiction writing, however, the passive voice can be used. It is not so much
Geez, “telling” gets treated like like the weird kid at school, but it’s an important tool in the writing and editing process. Stop harassing it!