Author: Andy Peloquin

Don’t Get Mired Down in the Details

We’ve all heard the old chestnut “God is in the details.” Basically, it means that details are important. A great story is built up of tiny little details. The single sentence spoken by Character X at the beginning of Chapter One may become instrumental in the outcome of Chapter Forty-Six, or the carelessness in Chapter Four could…
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November 2, 2017 0

Will Traditional Publishing Secure Your Success

So you’ve finished your novel (first, second, or thirtieth)—congratulations! You’ve gotten through the easy part, and now it’s time to face one of the most difficult questions for writers: “Do I self-publish or work with a publisher?” The world of publishing and self-publishing has vastly changed just in the last five years. Self-publishing is no…
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October 5, 2017 2

Author Confessions: Making Conventions Easy and Awesome

I’ve a confession to make: I am an introvert. Surprise, surprise, right? I tend to agree with CB Blake that a lot of authors (I’m not going to say most, but very likely) tend to be introverts. The fact that we can lose ourselves in our own worlds, carry on book-long conversations with our characters,…
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September 14, 2017 0
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