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What is Romantic?

We all have our different ideas of what qualifies as romantic. On my blog this month, I’ve been hosting authors and asking them questions about romance. As a writer, your characters won’t always agree with your ideas. It’s better if you can think outside the proverbial box and make the most unique situation into a… Continue reading What is Romantic?

Brinda Berry · tools

Streamlining to Stay Sane During the Holidays

Adding extra holiday activities onto my  schedule can be stressful. Who am I kidding? Between Thanksgiving and Christmas, I feel the pressing burden of extra cooking, decorating, socializing, and gift buying. Place this on top of my regular day that’s already bursting at the scheduled seams, and I’m ready to be committed. I’ll take death… Continue reading Streamlining to Stay Sane During the Holidays

Brinda Berry · character development · Uncategorized

A Writer’s Obsession with Sons of Anarchy

Psst….lean in. I have a secret obsession–Sons of Anarchy (SOA). For a writer, there’s a lot to be learned from this highly addictive series on FX.  A while back, I started watching the series on Netflix. The show is currently running in its sixth season, and I’m almost caught up. This series has a great… Continue reading A Writer’s Obsession with Sons of Anarchy

Brinda Berry · tools · writing advice

Learning About Novel Revision From James Scott Bell

I’m a fan of using YouTube to learn about important things in life like fixing your toilet, cleaning your airconditioning filter, and…revising your novel.

I’m a huge fan of James Scott Bell. Enjoy and learn from the following video on novel revision.



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