Cartoonist Wes Molebash Talks Writing, Productivity, Inspiration, and What's Next for MOLEBASHED

On March 29th, Wes Molebash began his first Kickstarter project to fund print and digital editions of the first season of his autobiographical, family-based comic strip, MOLEBASHED. I'm interviewing him today for three reasons: I've (digitally) known Wes since he created the fantastic chapter title page illustrations for my first book, The Gospel According to Breaking Bad. MOLEBASHED centers … Continue reading Cartoonist Wes Molebash Talks Writing, Productivity, Inspiration, and What's Next for MOLEBASHED

Looking for a Book Editor?

You may have come to the right place, but maybe not. For instance, what's missing from my list of writing and editing services? I provide ghostwriting, co-writing, nonfiction developmental editing and manuscript critiques, and both nonfiction and fiction copyediting services. What's missing is quite an important task: developmental editing for fiction. Currently, I don't offer that editing … Continue reading Looking for a Book Editor?

Do You Know the 12 Fatal Flaws of Fiction Writing?

If you don’t know the 12 fatal flaws of fiction writing, don’t worry. I didn’t either. In fact, I’m willing to bet there are at least a dozen more (that I’m sure to discover in due time). But, as for the specific 12 fatal flaws of fiction writing I’m currently discussing, five fantastic editors cover … Continue reading Do You Know the 12 Fatal Flaws of Fiction Writing?

About "Don't Fear the Reaper," My New Book on Editing

Don't Fear the Reaper: Why Every Author Needs an Editor releases today. For the next three days, it will be available for 99¢, so if you're remotely interested in learning more about how an editor can help your book, I highly recommend purchasing it soon. The book came about following a discussion with an online writing … Continue reading About "Don't Fear the Reaper," My New Book on Editing

What Do You Want to Know About Working with an Editor?

By the end of this month, I’m aiming to have the first draft of a short ebook done that offers practical advice on how writers can work better with copyeditors. It’s mostly targeted toward first-time indie authors who might be wary about paying good money to have their books edited. Last year, prior to the … Continue reading What Do You Want to Know About Working with an Editor?