Back Yard, Backyard, or Back-Yard?
Which is correct? Backyard, back yard, or back-yard?Read More
Writing Tip #31: Descriptive Writing Can Include Action
Description is different from narration, but that doesn’t mean it can’t include action.Read More
Writing Tip #25: Mind-Mapping
I’ve heard it called clustering, spider-webbing, and mind-mapping, but whatever you call it, it’s my favorite pre-writing exercise. Like many, …Read More
Tip #14: Be Aware of Tone
Be aware of tone. In literary terminology, tone is the author’s attitude as expressed in his writing. A writer’s …Read More