Notes on Writing: Effective Use of Foreshadowing

The other night I started reading a novel that was sent to me for a review. I won’t name the author or the title of the book but this will be the second novel by this author I will have had the privilege to review. I have relatively few complaints about the writing. Ok, I can almost hear you gasp, …

The Business of Writing – Weekly for Four Weeks Starting September 27

The Business of Writing occurs several times. Register for the date and time that works best for you: https://student.gototraining.com/3qq59/rt/6535751439418120960 The Business of Writing introduces basic business concepts to the aspiring writer. Make writing your business by developing an understanding of key business concepts, developing a plan, and utilizing procedures and tools to help make your writing business a successful one. …

FREE 30 Minute Webinar – Time Management for Writers

Time Management for Writers occurs several times. Please register for the date and time that works best for you using the link below: https://student.gototraining.com/3qq59/rt/381370342872281600 Everything from the laundry to checking e-mail can serve to distract writers in today’s society. Learn what the top distractions are and strategies for managing them so you can get back to what you really want …

Where do “mixed-race” authors fit into the Urban literature landscape?

A Mixed Race Take On What It Means To Be ‘Free’ : NPR Danzy Senna’s stories begin with the familiar, but quickly take subtle turns to reveal racial tensions lurking below the surface. As part of Tell Me More’s Summer Blend Book Club series, host Michel Martin speaks with author Danzy Senna about her new collection of short fiction, You …