Year: 2017

The Intentional Reading Challenge

Note: this post contains affiliate links. Thank you for supporting The Writersaurus. Since we’re coming up on the end of 2017, I’ve been thinking about my goals for 2018. For me, 2017 was the year of buckling down and taking…

How to Write a (good!) Book a Month

In last week’s blog post, I discussed the benefits of writing quickly. But how, exactly, do so many writers do it? They’ve honed their craft If you read last week’s post, this one probably sounds familiar. If you write quickly,…

The Benefits of Writing Quickly

There’s a generally accepted belief among writers that it should take you years, or at least many months, to write a book. The longer you spend writing, the better. I’m a member of many indie writing groups on Facebook (and…

KDP Print vs. Createspace for Indie Authors

KDP Print vs. Createspace - which is better for indie authors? One author shares her experiences with both. #indiepublishing #amwriting

KDP Print vs. Createspace: which print on demand service is better for indie authors? Hello, writers. I got the proof copies of Jeremiah Jones Cowboy Sorcerer: The Complete First Season and Things on the Shelf: Three Tales of Christmas Terror last night. If…

10 Published NaNoWriMo Books

Well, NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month to the uninitiated) has begun again, and scores of writers around the world are pounding away at their keyboards in order to write a 50,000 word novel in a month. That’s right – one…

8 Tips on Avoiding Eye Strain for Writers

Ugh. The schedule for writing my weird west serial, Jeremiah Jones Cowboy Sorcerer, has been truly insane. I expected the back pain, the headaches, and the mental anguish that comes along with hours spent behind a computer screen every day, but there…