Multiple Points of View

October 27, 2020 - Perfecting your Craft -

Multiple Points of View

Writing from multiple points of view has become increasingly popular in recent years. From Gone Girl to Game of Thrones to Normal People, using multiple viewpoint characters allows you to expand the scope of your story, giving readers additional insight into characters and plot points. However, there are pitfalls to this approach as well. To ... read more »

20 Amazing Children's Book Illustrators (and How to Hire Them)

October 15, 2020 - Book Design -

20 amazing children's book illustrators

We all had our favorite children’s book illustrators growing up. From Quentin Blake of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory fame to Julia Donaldson of The Gruffalo, the best illustrators not only helped us visualize stories, but also made us fall in love with the sheer possibility of imagination. If you’re writing a children’s book, you, ... read more »

How to Write a Trilogy in 6 Steps

June 17, 2020 - Perfecting your Craft -

how to write a trilogy

It’s hardly a surprise that you want to know how to write a trilogy — there’s something inherently satisfying about the number three and its ubiquity in Western culture. You can see it in the holy trinity, the three witches in Macbeth, and the Latin dictum omne trium perfectum, or “everything in threes is perfect.” ... read more »

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