More people would read more books if they were shorter. Wouldn't you? More would pick up a 20-page book than a 500-page book, no? The thought of picking up a gigantic book hasn't crossed my mind since college — no matter how interesting it sounds. The majority of people...
I was fortunate to be part of ASJA's Annual Writer's Conference in April and brainstorm with authors and aspiring authors on the topic of using a book to build their platform. The most common questions revolved around when to write...
As an organization of freelance writers, we of ASJA, the American Society of Journalists and Authors, mourn the brutal murder of fellow freelancer James Foley by ISIS terrorists on the 636th day of his captivity...
Here are three writing prompts to help you find your creative juice or kick you out of writer's block thanks to some good old friends like Jack Kerouac. You can also use these writing techniques to identify your passion and purpose because all of these writing strategies...
Tahlequah is home to dozens of published authors. But any one of them will likely say the process of moving a finished work to a published tome is complicated, at best. Finding a publisher often proves difficult.
Facebook announced that it had adjusted the way users see articles on its site to reduce what it called "click bait" — items that tempt readers with a beguiling headline, but don't deliver much more. The move, announced on Facebook's news blog, is the latest development...
Writer's Digest editor Chuck Sambuchino, writes: "Now, there are really two different types of rejection letters. The first one I don't have a big problem with. These are the letters for projects that might not be quite right for what I am looking for, or for stories that...
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