How to Edit a Book: An Easy Step-by-Step Guide

Learning how to edit a book is hard. It just is, and editing your own stuff is even harder. It’s your baby, and it’s hard to cut and change the thing you’ve spent so long laboring over. The fact that writing and publishing a book successfully is so important to you can …

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Imposter Syndrome for Writers: How to Overcome it For Good

Imposter syndrome for writers is normal. It happens. Writing isn’t without its challenges. Like any creative endeavor, there are roadblocks that sometimes obscure the path from your original idea to its final creation. But I’m not talking about writer’s block. I’m talking about its sneaky sibling: imposter syndrome. Here’s how to overcome …

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17 Writing Tips You Can Use Today [From Experts!]

Writing tips have aided every writer out there—from Ernest Hemingway to Stephen King. And now you’re here for a reason… You want to learn how to write better. Because let’s be honest…we all feel like our writing could use some improvement. What you didn’t know is that you’ll learn a …

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10 Ridiculously Simple Steps for Writing a Book

Writing is easy. All you have to do is cross out the wrong words.–Mark Twain The hard part of writing a book isn’t getting published. It’s the actual writing. In this article, I offer 10 steps for writing a book along with 10 bonus steps. As the bestselling author of five books, I …

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5 Essential Writing Tools Every Writer Needs Today

It doesn’t matter what you write; you need the right tools Writing and publishing today is a long way removed from typewriters and carbon paper. The days of sending typed or printed manuscripts are over. Every word you write now is digital, electronic and published via the Internet, exchanged by …

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Do You Know These 18 Weird Words For Everyday Things?

Writers always love to extend their vocabulary You are using your extensive vocabulary of English words all day and every day. But there might be a few gaps in your English language knowledge. With well over a million words, our language is extremely rich. But who can remember all of …

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The Best Writing Programs And Software To Get The Job Done

What are the essential writing programs for you? There are so many choices when it comes to writing software. Depending on your type of writing projects, you can often find many free options that will do the job very well. For bloggers, article writers, students and short story writers, there are …

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The 5-Step Process that Solves 3 Painful Writing Problems

I once asked the Copyblogger community to name their biggest writing challenges. From the many responses, a pattern developed: How to get startedHow to cut the fluffHow to finish These three issues are really symptoms of the same painful problem, which boils down to not clearly understanding what you’re trying to accomplish …

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