How to get your book published — Step 2

In the previous part of this mini series on my blog, I went over how to know when you are ready to send out your manuscript. Well, the next step to take is then to of course send it out.  I thought it would be good to go over what options there are out thereContinue reading “How to get your book published — Step 2”

Difference between Thriller and Horror

I recently read my first ever adult horror book and I was planning to do a review on it. But whilst I was reading it, I started to wonder why it was classified as a horror as I felt it was more a thriller just mixed with the ghost element. So instead of deciding toContinue reading “Difference between Thriller and Horror”

How to get your book published — Step 1

With my debut novel coming out at the end of this year, I have started to learn and understand the publishing program in order to go from your work on a computer to a published novel.  It is not an easy process, it takes a lot of time and effort with no award. Not toContinue reading “How to get your book published — Step 1”

Importance on whether to use a Prologue

Beginning your book can be a daunting task. You’ve just spent a good amount of time crafting your world, building your characters and contracting where the story is going to go.              Now you are at the stage to sit down and write, but you’re not sure where to begin.              There are different ways you canContinue reading “Importance on whether to use a Prologue”

Different Points of View to tell a Story

One of the first most important things you need to decide when choosing to sit down and write your story is which point of view/perspective you want to write it in. This is going to determine how you are going to write the story, and also how much detail you are going to be allowedContinue reading “Different Points of View to tell a Story”