Publishing Comparisons (POD vs POD)

(Updated because I can't believe I didn't include Scribd!) (Updated again for some interesting International info for non-US folks trying to publish on Amazon!) I had my mouse cursor hovering over the Upload button at, but I am truly thankful that I took more time to research the POD / self publishing / vanity … Continue reading Publishing Comparisons (POD vs POD)

Building stronger story themes

Strong stories are built on strong thematic elements, or combinations of many strong elements. Otherwise, it's not a strong story - just a nice character study that moves around a bit with some pretty scenery. Right? So it stands to reason that if we can dissect a strong story we can find those elements and … Continue reading Building stronger story themes