Is it just me, or are there some seriously great book-to-primetime TV series out there right now? And if you’ve been watching, wow. Nail-biting season finales, right? The Starz series Outlander follows very closely the popular Diana Gabaldon series of books. HBO’s Game of Thrones is one of my personal favorites. And then of course… Continue reading Jen Crane – When Author And Reader Expectations Don’t Match Up
***This is a repost from years ago…because I need to remember these handy tips while I stare at a deadline that the beauty and unpredictability of summer are making difficult to reach.*** The one sure thing in life is change. Like the seasons, some are predictable. Others, like a bump in release date, are not. Alterations range from… Continue reading Megan Mitcham – Bend Don’t Break
by Harriet Hale Three weeks ago I signed my first publishing contract. I’m thrilled … seriously. I can’t say that sentence without grinning like a moron. However, it’s also daunting because now I’m a working writer. Suddenly this thing I do in my spare time while sitting on my sofa has a purpose. And I… Continue reading Working writer
It’s a fake. Do you hear me? I’m FAKING it. Not words you always want to hear. But in the case of the cover to the left, it’s okay to be a fake. Although I leave my actual book cover creations to graphic designers, I sometimes need a temporary one or a placeholder. This particular… Continue reading I’m All About the Canva~ Brinda Berry
It is a truth universally acknowledged that a single man in possession of a good fortune must be in want of a wife – Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice (1813). It was the best of times, it was the worst of times. – Charles Dickens, A Tale of Two Cities (1859). Mr. and Mrs. Dursley… Continue reading What’s your line? Play a game with Mags!
This is a good question, and one authors should have an answer for. We all write for different reasons. Some for the love of the craft, some for money and others just because they love it. Do you see a pattern here? It doesn’t matter what the reason is, what matters is that you love… Continue reading Why do you write?
Look for these books by our members in May and June. HEARTS IN DANGER – Romantic Suspense Box Set by Elle James, Mandy Harbin, Parker Kincade, Megan Mitcham, & More Now Available for Pre-Order $0.99 Hearts in Danger, FOURTEEN stories of thrilling romance to benefit the American Heart Association. These full length, Romantic Suspense stories come… Continue reading DSRA Releases