Lost at Sea Scavenger Hunt: Stop #8

Today, we’re going to do something just for fun! Welcome to the Lost at Sea Scavenger Hunt where we are helping the Kinsman people find a new home. If you’ve just found us, be sure to start the adventure at Stop #1, which is Jill Williamson’s blog. Want to Win Prizes? Want to win a […]

To All Wordplayers A Very Merry Christmas

To All Wordplayers: A Very Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas, everyone! I love this holiday because it is, for me, a time of gratitude—a time to count the blessings I sometimes take for granted throughout the rest of the year. This weekend, as I am enjoying time with my family, opening the gifts we share with each other to show appreciation and affection, […]

Today, I'm Thankful for... YOU!

Today, I’m Thankful for… YOU!

Happy Thanksgiving, Wordplayers! I hope you’re gearing up for a wonderful day of family, friends, football, good food, and maybe some good shopping deals. I’m considering doing my first-ever Black Friday shopping trip, so wish me luck! As always this year, I am overwhelmed with things to be thankful for. It’s been a challenging year […]

Vacation Notice: See You in a Few!

“What’s this?!” you say. “No new writing post? How dare you, madam! Do you fail to realize the insult and injury of this lapse? In short, you scullion! You rampallian! You fustilarian! I’ll tickle your catastrophe!” To which I must reply: you’re totally right, but I beg of you to leave my catastrophe alone. I […]

Join Me at the Writer’s Digest Science Fiction & Fantasy Online Conference

Ready to take your fantasy or sci-fi novel to the next level? I’m honored to be presenting this weekend at Writer’s Digest‘s 2nd annual Science Fiction and Fantasy Online Conference, June 25th and 26th. I’ll be joining other pros such as: Michael Sullivan Stephen Leigh Jeff Wheeler Tee Morris Pip Ballantine Philip Athans We’ll be talking […]

Want Exclusive Access to New Writing Books? Become a Wordplayer!

Want Exclusive Access to New Writing Books? Become a Wordplayer!

There are writers and there are authors and then there are Wordplayers. If you’re one of the latter, then this exclusive group is just for you! You guys are why I do what I do, and I want to create a special “street team” group that will give you early access to my upcoming writing how-to books, audiobooks, […]

Last Chance to Sign Up for Free Webinar: 5 Steps to Selling More Books

Last Chance to Sign Up for Free Webinar: 5 Steps to Selling More Books

Today is the last day to sign up for the FREE webinar “Learn Scrivener Fast: How to Use Scrivener to Effortlessly Write, Organize, and Export Your Book Into Various Formats for Printing, Editing, and Publishing.” This 60-minute presentation, hosted by me and presented by copywriting expert Bryan Cohen, will be live online today on February 24th, 2PM EST […]

What Would You Like to Learn From Me?

Here’s an important question for you: What would you like to learn from me? I am totally pumped to announce I’m doing something I’ve been promising you for a long time: I’m putting together a full-fledged course on writing! This is going to be a huge project, much more in-depth than anything I’ve been able […]

Merry Christmas, Wordplayers

Merry Christmas, Wordplayers

Merry Christmas, everyone! I hope you’re enjoying the holiday and counting it, as I do, an apt reminder of all God’s blessings throughout the year. Even if you’re not writing today (yeah, I admit it, I’m not that dedicated), I hope you’re full of ideas for the brand new year ahead of us. Looking forward to […]

Who Won the Storming Launch Prize Package?

Who Won the Storming Launch Prize Package?

I gotta say it: you guys are amazing. I mean it. You make good stuff happen! The last five days of Storming‘s launch have been incredible–and that is entirely thanks to you. So thank you! Thank you for your overwhelming enthusiasm for the book. Thank you for taking it all the way to #2 in the […]