Posts Tagged ‘improving your writing’

116I – Writing a First Novel Isn’t Easy: An Interview with Stacey Donovan

Episode 116I Writing a First Novel Isn't Easy

Stacey Donovan is back as today’s guest – but this time as an author! Stacey wrote the first original novel published by Hallmark Publishing, Sunrise Cabin. She also writes under the name Bryn Donovan. Last time we talked to Stacey, she told us about her job as Director of Hallmark Publishing and what kinds of…

111I – Lessons From a Long Career: An Interview with Thomas Locke

Episode 111I Lessons From a Long Career - An Interview with Thomas Locke

Today’s guest is author Thomas Locke, also known as Davis Bunn. Thomas has a brand new book out this week, the dystopian novel Enclave. In today’s interview, we walk through Thomas/Davis’ career as he tells us what he’s learned over twenty-plus years of highs and lows. The first thing he talks about is discipline. The…

098I – Self-Editing with Style: An Interview with Tisha Martin

Episode 098I Self-Editing with Style

Today’s guest is editor Tisha Martin! Tisha edits for a couple of publishing companies, has private clients, and judges books for Writer’s Digest. Today she gives us tips on how to self-edit our books with style. She starts with characters, asking what we can do with our characters to help move the plot forward. Then…