Most people can easily identify with the dreaded “writer’s block”. It is a well-known phenomenon that just about everyone has faced at least once in their lives. I used to suffer from writer’s block, big time! Thus, I know through personal anguish and suffering, that it is definitely not a …

Research is the key word when thinking of writing non-fiction for children.  It’s very important to your subject because children are smart enough to know when you are fudging the truth.  Make sure you have all your facts in place when ready to start writing. Check facts with experts; for …

What Voice Will Your Story Be In? An important point to decide before you start writing your story is what voice or viewpoint will you write your story from. There are three viewpoints you can pick from to tell your story; the first person, second person or third person. First …