Characters Also Need A Soul: 5 Tips to Write Interesting Characters

  by Cátia Isabel Silva When you’re imagining a story, creating the characters for it is just another part of the job. It’s almost automatic, the way they get into your mind, showing you what they look like, how they think, yet, putting those things down on paper isn’t always as obvious or easy to… Read More Characters Also Need A Soul: 5 Tips to Write Interesting Characters

US E-Book Sales Decline 13.9% in 2016 [But Print Sees Growth]

by Michael Kozlowski at Good e-Reader Over the course of 2016 overall publisher revenue was $14.3 billion, down 6.6% from 2015. One of the key trends from last year was that reading preferences continue to shift. Print books saw growth, and for the second consecutive year publisher revenues from eBook sales declined and downloaded audio grew.… Read More US E-Book Sales Decline 13.9% in 2016 [But Print Sees Growth]

Everything That Will Tempt You to Quit Writing–and How to Deal with It

  by Meg Dowell Pursuing a career in writing comes with plenty of obstacles. Overcoming those obstacles — especially when your barriers involve other people — can be overwhelming. The stress of trying to Make Writing Happen can be draining enough to force you to consider quitting. Even though you shouldn’t! Here are a few… Read More Everything That Will Tempt You to Quit Writing–and How to Deal with It