We dream of becoming authors.
We want to write meaningful stories. Stories that readers will love.
It takes courage to be a writer. It takes courage to believe in yourself.
We want to encourage you to keep dreaming and keep working toward your goal.
Your dream can come true.
We have written articles hoping to inspire you.
Maybe you will gain some insights that will help you write a better story.
We have included links to other articles that might assist you in writing short stories, novels, or any kind of fiction.
Come join us and receive weekly posts about writing.
John & Patty
How to Choose a Point-of-View for your Story
Choosing a point-of-view can be tricky. When John first started writing, we did what most writers do; we wrote in first-person. It was John’s story and he wanted to tell it in his own voice. Our more recent writing has been done in third person. We have found several advantages to writing in third person. We hope Read More »
How to Start a Creative Writing Journal
If you have dreamed of being a writer, this is a quick way to get started. Creative writing allows you to express your own unique thoughts, feelings, and emotions. Think of your writing journal as thinking on paper. Creative Writing can be fun and immensely satisfying. It can also be difficult and challenging at times. Read More »
How to Engage Your Readers
Writing is an Art I like to watch American Idol or the Voice. All the singers sing well or they would not have gotten past the auditions. But each week they become better. If they want to become stars, they have a great deal more to learn, then just singing. They learn dance moves and how Read More »
How to Grow Your Creativity and Write Better Fiction
Carry a notebook or iPad to improve your creativity Here is an idea that will help you increase your ability to imagine or write especially visual scenes. When you see something special, write down what you saw. Be descriptive. Use your creativity. Capture your feelings so later, a day, a week a year, you can Read More »