Ease Editing with Microsoft Word’s Table of Contents Feature

Editing long documents can be a nightmare. As writers, it’s exciting to see your work in progress grow, but daunting when it comes to revisions. One way to ease those editing pains is to use Headings and a Table of Contents to organize your work into sections, whether those are chapters or something more tailored…Read more Ease Editing with Microsoft Word’s Table of Contents Feature

If I hear the word ‘platform’ one more time, I’m going to scream….

If I hear the word ‘platform’ one more time, I’m going to scream…. If you want to make a living with your writing, you’ve heard the word platform. And if you like writing enough to want to eek out a living on scribbles, you’re probably not the prototypical social butterfly. So, if you’re like most introverted…Read more If I hear the word ‘platform’ one more time, I’m going to scream….

So you think you want to write fiction…

Write a million stories. Write a hundred bad stories. Write short short stories and long rambling neverending tales that you’ll never finish and will eventually give up as a bad job. Write different genres, point of views, settings, voices — anything to mix it up in the early stages. When you ‘finish’ drafts, rest them, read them, revise them,…Read more So you think you want to write fiction…