September 6, 2016

Ask for Help by Andy Scheer

No one’s an expert at everything. This past Saturday, while working on a home improvement project, I faced a choice: I could risk injury—or I could […]
July 19, 2016

The Trouble With Advice

Books about writing don’t automatically help your craft. by Andy Scheer The author insisted I critique her novel’s first chapter. I put nearly five hours into […]
June 28, 2016

Does Your Novel Have a Hook? by Andy Scheer

Don’t detour readers from your story. The first sentence told me the novelist was in trouble. The rest of the paragraph confirmed that. And the second […]