Writers need a toolbox including the essential tools of grammar and punctuation combined with our voice, our unique story. Novel writing is not something to be entered into lightly.
There are countless writing reference books, updated yearly, at your local library. You can build your own reference library, stack or e-files in your own time, according to your needs and income. A Reference Library for every writer is going to be as unique as the writer’s style. Go through your books once or twice a year. Add to it. Don’t be afraid to use it.
January marks a month of topics about the craft of writing and the art of marketing.
Creation I thought I fill up some white space with a little bit on creating characters. I love to create characters. They seldom appear within pages unless I know them very well. I keep notes and files on physical, mental and spiritual aspects of my protagonists and antagonists. I know what they like to eat. […]