Should You Have a Pen Name?

Should You Have a Pen Name?

Should a writer publish his books under his own name? That’s a good question. At first sight, you might think “why not?”. After all, who’s going to get all the credit after so much hard work? When you notice a familiar author’s name, something happens. You start...
How to Use a Mind Map to Start Your Book

How to Use a Mind Map to Start Your Book

Do you want to be a writer? Have you been in two minds about whether to start your own book? There is a story in every person. Every soul wants to come out and tell the world what their heart and soul is shouting. It’s no wonder that many people today are aspiring...
How to Develop Your Writing Skills in 5 Steps

How to Develop Your Writing Skills in 5 Steps

Writing is one of the things we learn in childhood. When we are adults, we use writing daily and even do not notice that it requires some efforts. But when writing becomes a part of our job, or when writing transforms into our hobby, we start to notice that it is not...
Storytelling: 8 Tips to Kill Your Instinct and Write a Great Story

Storytelling: 8 Tips to Kill Your Instinct and Write a Great Story

Storytelling is manipulation. Manipulation of facts. Manipulation of time. And most importantly, manipulation of context. Storytelling is the single most important device that human beings have used throughout our species’ short existence. Moreover, storytelling is...
8 Reasons to Make Your Hero Less Perfect

8 Reasons to Make Your Hero Less Perfect

After reading tons of comic books, novels, and short stories, there is one thing you should understand: the perfect hero is never perfect. The human psychology is a peculiar thing: we are drawn to negativity. We understand people who are flawed, but we don’t relate to...
How to Write 5000 Words Every Day (Or Even More)

How to Write 5000 Words Every Day (Or Even More)

There is one common problem that all writers are facing: they need to increase the volume of pages they produce within a day if they want to make more money. However, higher productivity may come at the cost of quality. As you try to write more, it seems like you’re...