Writing

Writing a book takes creativity, discipline and endurance. We provide you with writing prompts, plotting outlines, self-editing tips, software tools and more to get it “write”.

Why & How to Use a Pen Name

Authors have used pen names for centuries, and it's likely you have a read a book by an author using a pseudonym. But what exactly is a pen name, and how and why do authors use them? What is a pen...

How to Use a Short Story to Sell More Books

Short stories occupy a bit of an awkward niche in self-publishing. It can be hard to generate revenue for a single short story published on its own, but not many authors have so many short story id...

How to Find a Freelance Editor for Indie Authors

Self-publishers often struggle with how to find a freelance editor in their writing journeys; others wonder why they should hire one in the first place. Sound familiar to you? You’re not alone! ...