Creativity Exercise

April 24, 2019 by Kathy Berklund-Pagé

It’s mid-March and I’m in the waiting room of the Hockey Quebec office. There’s no one behind the reception desk, so I sit down and pull out my book. With any luck, I’ll have the next hour to myself.

My luck runs out quickly.

“Have you been helped?” asks a man.

“Yes,” I say with a bright smile. “Thank you... Click to continue reading

Outlining with the Three-Act Structure

April 3, 2019 by Evan Braun

I meet with aspiring authors all the time—over coffee, over lunch, wherever happens to be convenient—and just let the conversation flow... Click to continue reading

Proofing by Reading Aloud

March 6, 2019 by Evan Braun

Proofreading your own manuscript can be a daunting task, and yet it’s something all of us writers have to do at some point... Click to continue reading

Use All Your Senses

February 6, 2019 by Evan Braun

After fifteen years of working with writers, I’ve developed a pretty good sense of the sorts of things they struggle with... Click to continue reading