Category Archives: writing

777 Peppermint Place | Home of Author/Editor Linda W. Yezak

My friend Linda Yezak publishes a number of writing related cartoons on her blog each Friday. I thought I would share today’s edition with you. I hope you enjoy them as much as I did.

Home of Author/Editor Linda W. Yezak

Source: 777 Peppermint Place | Home of Author/Editor Linda W. Yezak

Writing And Editing: Five Problems to Avoid in Your First Novel | The Creative Penn

Here is some excellent advice that you would normally have to go to a writers conference to get.

The first novel is definitely the hardest! You think you have internalized how a story works as a reader and then you discover there is so much to learn. In

Source: Writing And Editing: Five Problems to Avoid in Your First Novel | The Creative Penn

Making Maps for Books: 2 Cartographers Tell Us How It’s Done

If you write fantasy, spec-fic, or historical fiction maps can be of great use to your readers. Here is some advice from some map making experts to help you get a good one into your book.

How exactly does one go about making a map of a fictional place? Two cartographers take us through the process of making a fictional map.

Source: Making Maps for Books: 2 Cartographers Tell Us How It’s Done