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Fresh from the Garden: The Novel Matrix

Fresh from the Garden: The Novel Matrix

I’ve been watching this grow and ripen for a long time. I went out to the garden this morning and I could see that it was ready. A lot of people think that green books are too early, but when you start to see that golden hue around the title area, that’s when it’s...

Cover Reveal: The Novel Matrix

Cover Reveal: The Novel Matrix

I couldn't be more excited to reveal the cover of The Novel Matrix to you today. The Novel Matrix will hit store shelves everywhere on July 10, 2024! This comprehensive guide to writing novels is the culmination of more than fifteen years of experience helping...

Who is AI replacing? Far more than humanity is at stake

Who is AI replacing? Far more than humanity is at stake

“AI won’t replace you, but someone who uses AI will.” Nobody really knows who said it first, but I heard that line from Jason Moore, a fellow presenter at the Ohio Writer Conference, last weekend. I found Jason to be very wise and I enjoyed his panel discussion. Years...

In or on? The writing business key.

In or on? The writing business key.

I have a friend who’s a contractor. He does home improvements and things like that. He mostly works by himself, sometimes with a helper or two. Recently, he was really struggling with his business and he came to talk to me. The business just wasn’t working. He was...