Nonfiction writing

January 10, 2017

Titles That Connect — by Andy Scheer

They’re the most important words you write. I hit the jackpot in the thrift store’s book department. While the Goodwill at South Broadway & County Line […]
January 3, 2017

First, Finish the MS — by Andy Scheer

Don’t hire an editor too soon. How much would I charge to edit his manuscript, came the inquiry from a first-time author. He said he was […]
November 1, 2016

Sometimes You Find a Book — by Andy Scheer

And sometimes a book finds you. The morning before the writers conference in Kansas City, I’d not planned to visit the book section of a thrift […]
June 21, 2016

10 Points to Rate Nonfiction by Andy Scheer

How well does your manuscript score? Awhile back, Jerry B. Jenkins asked if he could refer people in his writers guild to me for critiques. I […]