POV: The gang’s all here.

Sunday, October 2nd, 2016

Sometimes a book has to be written from multiple POV. How to do it without losing your mind or your way.

POV: One plus one

Sunday, September 25th, 2016

Adding another POV character can be tricky. Here’s how to do it and why.

POV: Through her/his eyes only

Sunday, September 18th, 2016

Seeing the world through your main character’s eyes.

Flash forward — when to backtrack.

Sunday, September 11th, 2016

Every character has a story that started someplace else. How to drop little bits from the past into the present.

Dumpster diving: the woo-woo of past lives.

Sunday, May 15th, 2016

In real life, stuff happens. Moments pile up.  This week I talk about how to create backstory for your character.  Don’t miss my weekly video blog to get info on writing, reading and more!

Cringe-worthy behavior

Monday, May 9th, 2016

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Character is action

Monday, May 2nd, 2016

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Balls of fire.

Monday, April 25th, 2016

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Drilling down: why your character wants what he wants

Monday, April 18th, 2016


The good Bad Guy.

Monday, March 28th, 2016

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