How to Write Like Ernest Hemingway

By |2020-03-04T14:12:01+00:00November 23rd, 2019|Categories: Authors, Horror|Tags: |

There is no doubt that Ernest Hemingway made important strides in the literature community throughout his lifetime. With various literary awards under his belt and fifteen different works published under his name, he was revered worldwide even after his tragic death in 1961.  But what made Hemingway so successful? [...]

Top Gifts for Writers

By |2019-11-21T23:13:49+00:00November 19th, 2019|Categories: Top Lists|Tags: , |

Top Four Gifts for Writers If you're thinking about buying a special gift for the writer in your life, you've probably realized just how difficult shopping for a writer can actually be. Writers love to be nitpicky about things like generic gifts, so it's important to choose something thoughtful that [...]

How to Write Good Dialogue

By |2019-12-03T08:36:07+00:00November 19th, 2019|Categories: Horror, How to, Writing|

How to Write Good Dialogue Good dialogue is what makes characters come alive. A novel can contain the most breathtaking descriptions in the world, but if the dialogue falls flat, readers will still come away from the novel feeling cheated. Well-written dialogue can convey emotion, warn of things to come, [...]

The Making of a Bestseller

By |2019-11-20T17:44:03+00:00November 19th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

5 Tips You Need to Know Before You Submit Your Novel  Have you been thinking of publishing a novel? Are you dreaming up ways you can promote your story? Are you looking forward to meeting your fans? Before you hit "submit" on that novel, make sure you understand exactly what [...]

How to critique a short story in an online writing group

By |2019-11-20T17:54:38+00:00November 19th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

Well-considered, constructive feedback is invaluable to any writer and online groups provide an anonymous and non-confrontational atmosphere that many writers welcome. In order to provide a helpful critique that a fellow writer can use to improve a story, keep the following in mind. If you are going to take the [...]

Dan Harmon’s Eight Steps for a Great Story

By |2019-11-20T17:57:51+00:00November 18th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

If you’re a fan of Rick and Morty or Community, then you’ve probably heard of Dan Harmon, the creator of both shows. Harmon is a seasoned industry veteran and, over the course of years of work, he’s come up with his very own approach to story structure. Let’s take a [...]

Four Story Telling Basics

By |2020-01-13T20:48:58+00:00November 18th, 2019|Categories: Writing|

There are four storytelling basics that writers at all levels of skill tend to get wrong. They’re called basics because, without them, any story simply will not grab and hold your readers attention. We are going to list all four here and explain why they are crucial and how you [...]

top erotic short stories

Top Erotic Short Stories

By |2020-06-04T09:02:36+00:00November 16th, 2019|Categories: Adult|

Erotic fiction is the term given to erotic stories, novellas, novels and other fiction work that is written with sex or sexual themes. Erotic fiction is written in a more serious way than what you would see on websites, other online media, and magazines. We don't just focus on women's [...]

Top Horror Authors

Top 10 Best Horror Authors

By |2019-12-03T08:40:57+00:00November 15th, 2019|Categories: Authors, Horror|Tags: , |

They scare us, frighten us, make us feel disgusted, make us feel hate and anger, yet we keep picking up horror books to read time and time again. The horror genre is one of the smallest mainstream genres but it is filled with some of the most amazing books of [...]