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January 21, 2019

To send in your manuscript to publisher after publisher is - to say the least - a daunting situation. The worst is that you often won't find out why your book was declined and it leaves you guessing. For a lot of us, it can also make us start doubting not only our manu...

January 18, 2019

I'm currently writing on a new romantic story for People's Friend, called Winds of Change. It's actually a very old manuscript which I started to write several years ago for People's Friend but never finished. 

We should never toss anything we write because we neve...

January 16, 2019

Just finished reading The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas and it's a remarkable read. It's completely written in American slang which takes a bit to get used to - if you are a grammar nazi like me - but once you have, it's well worth the read. 

The book begins wit...

January 14, 2019

I'm currently negotiating with my book publisher for my book "Sophia & the Dragon: Who Came for Dinner". There are quite a few things that I want them to do for my book: 

1. Add a Look inside on Amazon

2. Translate the book into Swedish

3. E-book for Kindle, smartpho...

January 9, 2019

Just finished reading this little gem, Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng. The book features Mia and Pearl who moves into a new neighbourhood and the impact they come to have on Richardson's family. But it isn't only Richardson's who are affected by the newcomers, R...

January 7, 2019

Many writers wonder how they can increase their income, but look no further: here are the tips!

1. First, write a book and publish it.
2. Publish your book in many countries. As many as possible.
3. Publish an e-book of your book.
4. Write several articles, short storie...

January 4, 2019

Early bird catches the worm, or does it? Yes, of course it does but that doesn't mean it needs to be done every morning nor does it have to be done at all. The importance is that you find a time during the day (or night) when you write. It doesn't need to be at 5 am in...

January 1, 2019

Are you a beginning writer and have plans to start on your first book or want to start writing for magazines? Look no further, my blogged is packed with advice on what you need to do to start your writing plans for the new year!

If you want to become a writer, the first...

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