Why You Should Have An Agent And How To Get One

Why You Should Have An Agent And How To Get One

If you've been following my blog for the last few weeks, you'll know I attended the KidLitVic writers conference. There, I gleaned many a tip on the publishing industry, including the following about snagging an agent. Alex Adsett from Alex Adsett Publishing Services and Jacinta Di Mase from Jacinta Di Mase Management provided their expertize …

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How To Spot And Eliminate Stage Directing In Your Writing

How To Spot And Eliminate Stage Directing In Your Writing

When you’ve been writing long enough, you discover what you’re good at. It might be snapping out witty dialogue, awesome plot outlining, or creating characters so beloved even someone with a black soul would shed a tear at their demise. You also discover amongst these writing strengths, what your writing weaknesses are. For me, that nemesis …

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Five Ways To Give Your Characters Emotional Depth

Five Ways To Give Your Characters Emotional Depth

Creating a character isn’t all physical description and heartbreaking backstory. Well, a lot of it is, but it’s not just that. You need to round out that tall, dark-haired beautiful orphan with some emotional depth. The kind that will keep your readers turning the page and recommending your stories. They’ll do this because they’re invested …

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