Have trouble with endings? Les Edgerton can help.

It's all in the details but as Sherry Thomas beautifully explains, it's not the details that matter as much as it is what you do with them.

There are never enough posts defending the "to be" verbs.

Jodi Henley simplifies theme

Writing action tense action scenes

Want to use song lyrics? You need permission for most of them, you know, but how do you get that?

An important hook for your opening

Thursday Writing Quote ~ Mark Twain

A writer ought to comfort the afflicted, and afflict the comfortable. - Mark Twain

Thursday Writing Quote ~ Ben Bova

Each story involves a race against time. That time bomb is set to explode at the climax of the story; its ticking should be heard on every page. - Ben Bova