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Lush is the word to describe the planet if we pool together! #greenliving #susty #solar

Lush is the word to describe the planet if we pool together! #greenliving #susty #solar

A new project is now being set up by the creator of this blog. As usual, it is only made to share information for free, but, this time, it will be much better if we all participate. Once running, Lushwaze will provide user generated information about as many green projects as possible. Sustainable architecture, sustainable agriculture, urban farming, waste recycling, renewable energy, water efficiency, there is no end to the new world out there.  Some projects are massive, other are … Read entire article »

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What Do Acquisition Editors Really Want?

What Do Acquisition Editors Really Want?

What Do Acquisition Editors Really Want? By Shay Goodman. Reposted with permission from Write Divas Just what does that confounding acquisitions editor want from you? And you thought the age-old question about what women want was a stumper. Today I wanted to discuss just what it is that acquisition editors are looking for. Do you know what makes an editor choose one story over … Read entire article »

Writing Pitfall #12: How To Create Backstory

Writing Pitfall #12: How To Create Backstory

Writing Pitfall #12: How To Create Backstory Reposted with permission from Write Divas   Wikipedia mashed together two great definitions of backstory: “A backstory, background story, back-story or background is a set of events invented for a plot, presented as preceding—and leading up to that plot. It is a literary device of a narrative history all chronologically earlier than the narrative of primary interest.” What does that mean to you the writer? To … Read entire article »

Building a Relationship With Your Editor

Building a Relationship With Your Editor

Building a Relationship With Your Editor By Jen Matera. Reposted with permission from Write divas   You’ve finished your manuscript. It’s been tweaked and modified, and you’ve run it past three different pre-readers for comments and critiques. You’ve made your last series of changes, and you’re ready for editing. You’ve hired an editor… so now what? Now’s the time for you to begin … Read entire article »

Writing Pitfall #11: Stereotypes and Clichés

Writing Pitfall #11: Stereotypes and Clichés

Writing Pitfall #11: Stereotypes and Clichés Reposted with permission from Write Divas It seems as though every writing website out there has something to say about stereotypes and clichés, but what’s the big deal? When stereotypes and clichés are used, authors simply have to define a character as a dumb jock or a nerdy bookworm, and they can get away without having … Read entire article »

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