7 Novel Essentials Every Book Must Have

We’ve all read great works of fiction, and we’ve read those novels that produce a lukewarm reaction. Today, we’re going to look at the novel essentials that every book must-have. So what elements does a great story have that a lackluster one doesn’t? Despite all of the advice floating around on the internet, it all […]

What You Need to Know About Combining Dialogue and Action

Hey, Lovelies! Happy Valentine’s Day! I hope you enjoyed the Valentine’s Day post from earlier today. I had fun looking at and listening to all the poetry. However, we’re not here to talk about that. We’re here to talk about adding action to our dialogue. Let’s dive in! 

What You Need to Know About Texting and Writing

Hey, Lovelies! This week we’re going to be talking about texting and writing. I’ve noticed that in recent years that more books are incorporating texting into their stories. I can’t blame them as texting is everywhere and used by a large number of people. As a response to this phenomenon, we’re going to be looking […]

Just Spit It Out: Writing Dialogue

Hey, Lovelies! And by Thursday, I meant Saturday. My bad! 😛 We’re still talking about talking dialogue this week! This time around it won’t be inside of our character’s heads and let them talk to someone else. We’re going to be exploring how much talk is too much, formatting and effective dialogue. Let’s start with […]

Writing Internal Dialogue

Hey Lovelies! Where the heck has the time gone! I would’ve sworn it was New Year’s Day yesterday. Is anyone else feeling this way? Any who, welcome to this week’s post on internal dialogue. Now, this is an interesting post for me because I always feel very awkward writing the thoughts in someone else’s head. […]