Today’s review is going to be a bit different. Not only is there a giveaway in which you can win an autographed copy of the book I’m reviewing, but the author has a second prize for you: a consultation on your own blurb.
So if you need help with your blurbs, check out the giveaway!
Irresistible Blurbs: How to Write a Book Description Romance Readers Will Love
Author: Siri Caldwell
Themes and genres: writing guides, self-publishing, writing romance, writing blurbs
Don’t lose sales with a less-than-ideal book description. With the right cover copy, your book can be irresistible Continue reading
Today I’m interviewing Siri Caldwell – a romance author, who also has a book on writing blurbs. Want an autographed copy of her Irresistible Blurbs or a free consultation on your blurb?
Enter the giveaway!
Q1. Hello, Siri, and welcome to my blog! Please introduce yourself to our audience.
Hi, everyone! I’m a Continue reading
How to Outline My Novel Chapter by Chapter
Themes and genres: Non-fiction, writing advice
This book is for you! If you want a comprehensive and detailed guide on how to write a fiction novel. Chapter by chapter. Scene by scene. For every 25 chapters, I have added cheat sheets and exercises to create a meaningful story, one step at a time. I have also added in-depth articles with explanations based on my research and also based on reading hundreds of books, feedback from great mentors, and years studying the craft Continue reading
My characters want things. A lot of things, sometimes. But if I just keep having them say “I want, I want, I want”, they’d sound like spoiled brats; also, “want” sometimes just doesn’t cover it.
Today I’m going to give you seven verbs that can replace “want” in your writing and pack a punch while they’re at it.
The words are Continue reading
This month I’ve got something to enjoy on every medium: an audiobook, a paperback and an e-book. Two of those are fiction and the paperback is something I’d recommend to writers. In the order I’ll be reviewing, the books are…
Don’t Judge – Nothing Special, Book 4
Author: A.E. Via
Narrator: Aiden Snow
Listening length: 9 hours and 38 minutes
Themes and genres: Contemporary LGBT Romance, crime, detective, bounty hunter, gay
WARNING: Mature Content
Detective Austin Michaels didn’t think life could get any better after he was accepted into the most notorious narcotics task force on the East Coast Continue reading
Two weeks ago, in the first part of this post, I gave you fifteen ways to show that your character is in love with someone; today, I’m going to give you suggestions on what couples could do together or what one person in a relationship could do for the other Continue reading
This post is going to be part of the Show Don’t Tell subseries of the Writing Wednesdays series in which I give you Continue reading
In today’s Writing Wednesdays post, I’ll be replying to a question I’ve gotten dozens of times: how long does a chapter need to be? Continue reading
I’ve uploaded a handful of word lists on Dilyana’s World and I intend to post more. However, I couldn’t help but wonder how you guys are going to find all of them. So: I decided to post this table of content.
Here, I’ll link all word lists that are currently available and add Continue reading
Okay. We had one negative and one positive 10 Ways to Show Your Character is (Irritated and Happy, respectively); today, we are going to show excitement!
Have your character: Continue reading