News and Updates!

Typically my blog posts center on providing useful information and tips for writers, but occasionally I do a good, old-fashioned “here’s what’s happening in my world” blog post instead. Today is one of those days. So, if you’re a regular follower on my other platforms, you may already know some of this. ┬áConsider this a…

Cringe-Worthy Can Be Good

There are two reasons a reader might cringe while reading a story: Because the writing itself is cringe-worthy Because the character’s actions are cringe-worthy Believe it or not, the difference between these two reasons is HUGE, and can make or break a story. When readers cringe because the writing is cliche, poorly written, forced, etc.,…