Who or What’s Behind the Wheel #plot-driven #characterdriven #awriterslife

Last week I talked about plot bunnies, if you missed it and want to catch up you can find it here…chasing-plot-bunnies-plots-awriterslife-wheredidthatideacomefrom In that article I mentioned that most of my stories are character based. Aren’t all stories? I mean they all have to have good…

Whose Voice is That? #POV #Voice #awriterslife

When it comes to writing there is a lot to consider. There is so much more than putting a story on paper. This week I am going to talk about voice, and no not the singing show, though I love that! Every author has a…

Making the save.#chicken parmesan #smokedpork #toobusytocook

Today I am on my way to my dads in Hannibal Missouri(Or I hope I am)I will be there for three weeks. Hopefully, I will find the time to make my Monday posts but if not I’ll see ya after the fourth! Dad doesn’t have…

From Whim to Best Seller~Ann Everett #Awriterslife #nonfiction #writingguide

From Whim to Bestseller Ten years ago, I was asked to speak to a writer’s group. At the time, I’d had a couple of short stories do well in contests, and my first novel was about to be published by a small press. I didn’t…

Are you my Target? #marketing #writing #audience

Writing isn’t all about the story. That’s the easy (or should I say fun part). The thing is, if you plan to sell this story you have to find a market. I’m not talking about Wal-mart, the grocery store or other things that pop in…