An author is creating a blurb for his book.

What Is a Blurb? Meaning, Examples & 10 Expert Tips

  • calenderJan 30, 2024
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A blurb plays a vital role in inspiring readers to buy your book. Let’s understand what is a book blurb and see 10 tips to create an engaging blurb. We’ve also included amazing book blurb examples!

An author is wondering about how to write a book proposal.

How to Write a Book Proposal (7 Tips + Free Template)

  • calenderJan 23, 2024
  • calender5 min read

Explore 7 expert strategies to make your book proposal stand out in front of publishers! We’ve also included a free book proposal template to help you create the best book proposal for your book.

A writer studies the 5 elements of a short story.

5 Elements of a Short Story & 6 Stages of a Plot

  • calenderDec 20, 2023
  • calender5 min read

The five elements of short stories make them the best starting point for novice writers. They’re short and fairly simple, so the writer gets a chance to focus on the plot, character, and theme.

A girl is thinking about writing flash fiction.

What Is Flash Fiction? Definition, Examples & Types

  • calenderNov 29, 2023
  • calender5 min read

Discover the art of creating flash fiction stories with a simple 5-step guide! We’ve also included amazing flash fiction examples and writing prompts to stimulate your imagination!

A setting of a story denotes the time and place where the story takes place. There are various types of settings like social and symbolic settings.

What Is the Setting of a Story? Meaning + 7 Expert Tips

  • calenderNov 28, 2023
  • calender7 min read

Learn the basics of the setting in a story with amazing examples. Discover 7 practical strategies to craft the best setting of a story and 5 exercises to create the best story settings.

A student is writing his novel’s first chapter for the NaNoWriMo challenge.

What Is NaNoWriMo? Top 7 Tips to Ace the Writing Marathon

  • calenderNov 10, 2023
  • calender5 min read

Gear up for the NaNoWriMo writing challenge with the best NaNoWriMo tips! We’ve also included various strategies to eliminate distractions, beat writer’s block, and NaNoWriMo rules.

A hero fights a giant dragon with the words crisis, adventure, and resolution written on a volcanic landscape. This represents the hero's journey in a novel or a story.

Joseph Campbell’s Hero’s Journey: Worksheet & Examples

  • calenderSep 06, 2023
  • calender8 min read

Are there 17 steps in the hero’s journey, or 12, or 8? Let’s visit Joseph Campbell’s Monomyth, study some examples of the heroic quest, and find out how you can write memorable heroes.

An ESL speaker finds some tips to improve writing skills when English is her second language.

Tips to Write Better if English Is Your Second Language

  • calenderJul 10, 2023
  • calender5 min read

English is an odd language to write in. It’s even harder when English is your second language. But worry not, here are some tips to get better.

Image of a man and woman surrounded by books and papers, researching the systematic steps of how to write a book with laptops and notebooks.

How to Write a Book: A Step-by-Step Guide

  • calenderMar 16, 2023
  • calender6 min read

Writing a book is a challenging task that demands significant time, resources, and consistent effort. To simplify the process for you, we have created a list of 10 steps to guide you in this journey.

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