Formatting Manuscripts: A Simple Guide to Follow

Many aspiring writers want to know the formatting standard before they submit a manuscript. There is an industry standard for manuscript submissions, after all. By following the industry standard, these aspiring authors will feel...

5 Tips in Writing a Strong Female Lead

Having an unforgettable female lead is an essential ingredient when you are cooking up your novel. If you check on previously published works by famous authors, you’ll see that many of them with female...

Why You Should Write After Retirement

When reaching your twilight years, there’s only much you can do. One of those activities that will not cost you too much energy and is a great way to spend time is writing. Eventually,...

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To Write or Not to Write? To Write!

Today, you’re so passionate about writing that you can’t just get your hands off the keyboard. Words seem to just appear quickly. Or magically, perhaps. Then, you skip a day or two. And then...

8 Useful Apps Every Author Should Have

Most authors will agree that writing isn’t all that easy. Distractions hinder you from completing your manuscript. Writer’s block prevents you from becoming productive. With all these hindrances, it is certainly not a walk...

3 Honest Facts About Self-Publishing

Many authors nowadays opt to self-publish their works. It may be due to the fact that self-publishing allows them to get 100% of their profit. It may also be because no publishers are willing...

eBook vs Paperbacks: Pros and Cons

Years before, people are only divided into two camps when it comes to published books: the book lovers and the non-book lovers. However, the publishing and literary landscape has changed and there are now...