‘A-Pistol-Larry’ = Epistolary

I wanted to bring your attention to this surprisingly insightful quote on love and literature. It comes from an Icelandic author who’s won awards for his books. This writing style is the forerunner to epistolary books and novels. For quite sometime I couldn’t remember the name of this type of writing. Not until I ‘fooled’…

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The Importance of Editing And Revising Your Book Manuscript

Finally! You’ve finished your book. Next is getting the cover and starting to sell it right? Wrong! In this post I want to impress upon you the critical need of editing and revising your book manuscript before you reading audience sees it. And unless you’re a very experienced writer, you are going to need an…

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What Is The OARS Method? An Effective Template For Communication

    What Is The OARS Method? The OARS method is a common way for motivational interviewers to ask questions and provide feedback. OARS stands for open-ended questions, affirming, reflective listening and summarizing, and the technique encourages you to think about your feelings regarding your work openly and honestly. It also allows the interviewer to…

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