Nuggets for September

Resource for writing military romance

Need a battle plan for your battle scene?

Once again, Patricia Wrede delivers. This time it's about how to add subplots.

Police slang:

This post focuses on one of the different ways "please" is used by British vs. Americans, but it's also food for thought if you struggle with giving each character a unique voice. (Be sure to read the comments)

With more authors going it independent of big publishers, knowing what to look for in editors is more important than ever:

This can't be said enough. Villains need love, too.


  1. Thanks! The battle scene blog is particularly useful.

    1. I thought so, too. I know the day is going to come when I'll need this too.