The Only Time I’ve Regretted Being a Book Lover — Andrew M. Friday

My house, being over twenty-years-old, needed new floors. The hardest aspect of this remodeling wasn’t replacing the carpet with wood. It wasn’t the dust. It wasn’t every room in the house in disarray. It wasn’t moving furniture around. It was boxing up all my books. And I have a ton of books–in almost every room. […]

The Only Time I’ve Regretted Being a Book Lover — Andrew M. Friday

42 Fiction Writing Tips for Novelists – by Melissa Donovan… — Chris The Story Reading Ape’s Blog

on Writing Forward: The more I explore fiction writing, the more complex and multi-layered it becomes. Through the processes of brainstorming, outlining, researching, writing, and revising, I have discovered countless details that authors have to consider as they set out to produce a viable work of fiction. Over the years, I have collected a vast […]

42 Fiction Writing Tips for Novelists – by Melissa Donovan… — Chris The Story Reading Ape’s Blog

The 6 Challenges of Writing a Second Novel – by K.M. Weiland… — Chris The Story Reading Ape’s Blog

on Helping Writers become Authors: Writing your first story is a special experience. It brings many difficulties and challenges, but it also tends to carry itself (and you) along with a sense of passion, fun, and discovery. When we finish it, we may think, Well, it can only get easier from here, right? But as many […]

The 6 Challenges of Writing a Second Novel – by K.M. Weiland… — Chris The Story Reading Ape’s Blog