Book Marketing Using Social Media for the Emerging Author

By William Macdonald Most authors have traditionally used offline strategies to create buzz for their new book. These methods typically entail striving to gain coverage in the local press, sending […]

Using Character Sheets in Fiction Writing

By Dawn Arkin Writing fiction is a bit like baking a cake. You need the right ingredients in the right amounts, or it will turn out awful. For fiction, you […]

15 Time Management Tips for Writers

By Joan Whetzel Many writers find time management at least a minor issue, while for others it may be a major issue, especially those who can never seem to find […]

Celebrate With WRW Authors!

More great news from WRW authors in June! Denny S. Bryce is one of the 2013 Linda Howard Award of Excellence Finalists in the Contemporary Series category. Kerri Carpenter is […]

WRW Speaks with Alethea Kontis, Author of Enchanted

  By Miguelina Perez  WRW’s own Alethea Kontis’ father read to her every night when she was a baby, so it’s no surprise that she was reading by five and […]

An Unholy Mess and Other Social Media Insights

By Alma Katsu Welcome to the second edition of this new column, designed to bring you news about developments in social media specifically for writers. And, let me remind you […]

Writing the Jigsaw Puzzle

By Shelly Ellis I have a confession to make and it’s a secret I’ve kept from all my editors: I’m not a linear writer. What does that mean? Well, basically, […]

Shh! The Seductive Secrets of Hot Urban Fantasy Writers

By Madeline Iva Kim Harrison, Jeaniene Frost, Pamela Palmer, and Vicki Pettersson– four sirens of the urban fantasy landscape hung out with me at The Virginia Festival of the Book […]

Social Media News for Writers

By Alma Katsu This is the new column, designed to bring you news about developments in social media that might be of interest to writers. In my other life, the […]

Seven Amazon Tools To Help Market Your Book Like A Professional

By Joseph C Kunz, Jr As an author and self-publisher it is absolutely essential that you have a presence on Amazon. And luckily for us, Amazon provides many powerful ways […]