Writing Advice

#1 Grammar Best Seller—Five Times!

Pretty cool!!! #1 Grammar Best Seller on Amazon five times! “This updated and expanded book is a must-have desktop reference for writers and others who wish to produce a grammar-perfect final draft.” Elements of Style…
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The Hard Part of Writing…

First drafts are easy to write. You sit down and let the words flow. Revising, self-editing, and polishing your final draft are the hard part, as this funny meme suggests. Wishing all my fellow writers,…
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Writers Beware — “Dear Sirs” Will Bring a Rejection Slip!

Opening your submission cover letter with “Dear Sirs” will bring an instant rejection slip from this Irish independent publisher. Tramp Press announced today that it is closing the door to writers who open their cover…
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