Wordsmithing

November 3, 2017

Writing the “Sound” Sense: 5 Senses

Great authors write using the five senses. They are masters of drawing their readers deeper into the world, scene, or setting of a story by embracing […]
June 7, 2017

Wise Words by Diana Flegal

The other day words my Dad often spoke to us as children came to mind. I thought I’d share a couple snippets of wisdom that he […]
March 7, 2017

Too Much Detail — by Andy Scheer

Readers don’t always need specific descriptions. In my most recent fiction critique, I told the author he sometimes provided descriptions that were too detailed. What was […]
February 14, 2017

Five Nonfiction Tests — by Andy Scheer

Help your writing earn a passing grade. Would you like to write an award-winning article — or a chapter fit for an award-winning book? Here are […]