Do not take critique personally, but DO take it seriously.
Jul 29 2009
Warrior Writer: Business Plans & Stretchy Pants—One Size DOES NOT Fit All
What makes the Warrior Writer approach so radically different is that, when it comes to a business plan? To be good, it must be as unique as the individual. Personality has to be the primary consideration.
Jul 23 2009
Warrior Writer—Formula for Disaster Meets the Recipe for Success (Part II)
The writer’s contribution is more than valuable, it preserves and grows the human condition. Tyrants burn the books first for a reason.
Jul 16 2009
Warrior Writer—Formula for Disaster Meets the Recipe for Success (Part I)
What good is a brilliant novel if we don’t learn the business well enough to survive, let alone thrive? Similarly, what good does learning about finding an agent or even great marketing serve us if our product is crap?
Jul 11 2009
Deadly Sin of Writing #7—Drifting in the Doldrums
Conflict can be boiled down to somebody wants something, but then… This is the fuel that drives the machine of your story.